The Admirable Crichton a comedy by J.M. Barrie 1928 Charles Scribner's Sons

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Description

This classic English comedy, written by the author of Peter Pan, combines light entertainment with serious undertones concerning British society's class structure during the early twentieth century. 

Once a month, Lord Loam encourages his servants to enter the drawing-room for tea. This ritual defiance of tradition disturbs Crichton, the butler, who regards the class system as "the natural outcome of a civilized society."

When the entire household is shipwrecked and stranded on a desert island, a new social order emerges with a master and servant's comic results.

The Admirable Crichton is an excellent addition to your vintage comedy collection or home library.

Condition

The book The Admirable Crichton is in good shape for its age with no rips or tears. Please note the previous owner's name written in ink on the inside page.

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Book dimensions:8x5x1


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