Ubu
Series: Drama Classics
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Paperback, 160 pages ISBN: 9781854591890Publication Date:
28 Aug 1997
Size: 161mm x 106mm£4.99 £3.99You save £1.00 (20%)
EPUB, 160 pages ISBN: 9781780012681Publication Date:
15 Aug 2013
£4.99 £4.00You save £0.99 (20%)
First Staged:
This translation: Gate Theatre, London, 1997

Ubu

By Alfred Jarry Translated by Kenneth McLeish

Paperback £4.99£3.99

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Drama Classics: the World's Great Plays at a Great little Price

Three plays following the adventures of Pa and Ma Ubu in their absurd world. King Ubu, the best known of the three, mirrors Macbeth as Ubu ousts the King, becomes a tyrant and is finally killed.

This volume also includes Cuckold Ubu and Slave Ubu.

Press Quotes

'Its lunatic grotesquerie is brilliantly caught in McLeish's new translation... Exhilaratingly combines the erudite with the lavatorial... classical parody and surreal farce anticipating avant-garde art as well as the Goons and Monty Python'

Guardian
Series: Drama Classics
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Paperback, 160 pages ISBN: 9781854591890Publication Date:
28 Aug 1997
Size: 161mm x 106mm£4.99 £3.99You save £1.00 (20%)
EPUB, 160 pages ISBN: 9781780012681Publication Date:
15 Aug 2013
£4.99 £4.00You save £0.99 (20%)

Also by Kenneth McLeish:

A Doll's House
An Italian Straw Hat
Peer Gynt
Miss Julie
Hedda Gabler
Ibsen: Three Plays
A Flea in Her Ear
Bacchae
The Master Builder
Poetics
The Lady From the Sea
Don Juan
Women of Troy
Medea
Rosmersholm
Oedipus

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