The Winslow Boy
Paperback, 128 pages ISBN: 9781854594679Publication Date:
30 Nov 1999
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
Ebook, 128 pages ISBN: 9781780012155Publication Date:
16 May 2013
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
Lyric Theatre, London, 1946

The Winslow Boy

By Terence Rattigan

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Based on the real-life court case of a young naval cadet unjustly accused of stealing a five-shilling postal order and first staged in 1946, The Winslow Boy has been revived many times since.

Ronnie Winslow is expelled from naval college, having been accused of petty theft. Enraged, his father Arthur engages a lawyer to challenge the Admiralty to prove the charges in court – but public opinion is very much against the Winslows, and each member of the family is suffering...

Terence Rattigan's play The Winslow Boy was first produced (after a brief pre-London tour) at the Lyric Theatre, London, in May 1946.

This edition includes an authoritative introduction by Dan Rebellato, a biographical sketch and a chronology.

Visit the official Rattigan website here.

Press Quotes

'As well made an example of a well-made play as you will find anywhere'

Sunday Times

'A sterling example of Rattigan's dramatic skill and humanity... deeply poignant'


'A playwright of acute emotional intelligence, elegant wit, and an extraordinary gift for expressive construction... thrilling'


'Among Terence Rattigan's finest work'

Evening Standard

'Excellent... its relevance to modern times feels obvious and urgent'

Paperback,128 pages ISBN: 9781854594679Publication Date:
30 Nov 1999
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
Ebook,128 pages ISBN: 9781780012155Publication Date:
16 May 2013
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Terence Rattigan:

Who is Sylvia? and Duologue
French Without Tears
Flare Path
Love in Idleness/Less Than Kind
Cause Célèbre
In Praise of Love
First Episode
French Without Tears
Rattigan's Nijinsky
All On Her Own
Harlequinade & All On Her Own
The Browning Version
The Deep Blue Sea
After the Dance
Who is Sylvia?
Separate Tables

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