Skip to main content

Tom Stoppard: A Life

Author: Hermione Lee.

Tom Stoppard: A Life

Author: Hermione Lee.

$37.50 $9.98
Item #: D31810
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 896
Publication Date: 2021
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday
ISBN: 9780451493224
Known for his brilliant use of language, Tom Stoppard has woven art, science, philosophy, and literature into works like Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead, The Real Thing, Arcadia, and Shakespeare in Love. Yet this most English of playwrights, knighted by Queen Elizabeth, was a wartime Czech refugee, and discovered late in life he was Jewish. At Stoppard... More
In Stock & Ready to Ship
$37.50 $9.98
Quantity:

Known for his brilliant use of language, Tom Stoppard has woven art, science, philosophy, and literature into works like Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead, The Real Thing, Arcadia, and Shakespeare in Love. Yet this most English of playwrights, knighted by Queen Elizabeth, was a wartime Czech refugee, and discovered late in life he was Jewish. At Stoppard's request, Hermione Lee weaves his charmed life and virtuoso work into a continuous tapestry, including friends like Peter O'Toole, Harold Pinter, Stephen Spielberg, and Václav Havel.


Virtual Catalog