Close
(0) items
You have no items in your shopping cart.
All Categories
    Filters
    Preferences
    Search

    Philadelphia, Here I Come!

    €11.99
    €12.50
    ISBN: 9780571085866
    AuthorFriel, Brian
    Pub Date29/05/1975
    BindingPaperback
    Pages112
    AvailabilityIn Stock
    EditionMain
    Availability: In Stock

    Fed up with the dreary round of life in Ballybeg, with his uncommunicative father and the humiliating job in his father's grocery shop, with his frustrated love for Kathy Doogan who married a richer, more successful young man and with the total absence of prospect and opportunity in his life at home, Gareth O'Donnell has accepted his aunt's invitation to come to Philadelphia. Now, on the eve of his departure, he is not happy to be leaving Ballybeg.

    With this play Brian Friel made his reputation and it is now an acknowledged classic of modern drama.

    Write your own review
    *
    *
    • Bad
    • Excellent
    *
    *
    *

    Fed up with the dreary round of life in Ballybeg, with his uncommunicative father and the humiliating job in his father's grocery shop, with his frustrated love for Kathy Doogan who married a richer, more successful young man and with the total absence of prospect and opportunity in his life at home, Gareth O'Donnell has accepted his aunt's invitation to come to Philadelphia. Now, on the eve of his departure, he is not happy to be leaving Ballybeg.

    With this play Brian Friel made his reputation and it is now an acknowledged classic of modern drama.

    Customers who bought this item also bought

    Much Ado About Nothing (Collins Classics)

    €3.75
    HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential classics.

    Julius Caesar (Collins Classics)

    €3.75
    HarperCollins is proud to present its incredible range of best-loved, essential classics.

    Lauras The

    €11.25
    I was wrong... As Ma and Alex make their way from Virginia to California, each new state prompts stories and secrets of a life before Alex.

    Silas Marner

    €8.75
    Silas Marner lives a friendless and isolated existence near the country village of Raveloe, hoarding his gold. One night his fortune is stolen and Silas loses everything he holds dear. But then the golden-haired child Eppie appears in his home, and Silas begins to reform bonds of faith and human connectedness that he once renounced forever.

    Things Fall Apart

    €12.50
    Okonkwo is the greatest wrestler and warrior alive, and his fame spreads throughout West Africa like a bush-fire. But when he accidentally kills a clansman, things begin to fall apart. Then Okonkwo returns from exile to find missionaries and colonial governors have arrived in the village.
    Accelerated Reader
    Upper Years, Book Level: 6.2