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The confidential clerk

T. S. Eliot

The confidential clerk

a play.

by T. S. Eliot

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Published by Faber and Faber in London .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3509.L43 C69 1954a
The Physical Object
Pagination134 p.
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6150573M
LC Control Number54002096
OCLC/WorldCa513580

  The Confidential Clerk was first produced at the Edinburgh Festival in the summer of 'The dialogue of The Confidential Clerk has a precision and a lightly felt rhythm unmatched in the writing of any contemporary dramatist.'Times Literary Supplement 'A triumph of dramatic skill: the handling of the two levels of the play is masterly and Eliot's verse registers Pages: Get this from a library! The confidential clerk, a play.. [T S Eliot] -- Sir Claude Mulhammer thinks that Colby Simpkins is his long-estranged son. He tries to sneak Colby into the house as his "confidential clerk" in hopes that the very eccentric Lady Mulhammer will.

Other articles where The Confidential Clerk is discussed: T.S. Eliot: Later poetry and plays: The Cocktail Party in , The Confidential Clerk in , and The Elder Statesman in These plays are comedies in which the plots are derived from Greek drama. In them Eliot accepted current theatrical conventions at their most conventional, subduing his style to a . T. S. Eliot THE CONFIDENTIAL CLERK 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover London Faber & Faber Very Good+ in a Very Good dust jacket. Few small open tears. FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE with misprint "Ihad" [for "I had"] on p. 7; first issue jacket priced "10s 6d".Seller Rating: % positive.

The Confidential Clerk. Author: ELIOT, T.S. Title: The Confidential Clerk Publication: New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, () Description: American edition. A trifle worn at the crown, very good in a good only faded and rubbed dustwrapper with a Seller Rating: % positive. Browse related books. The Confidential Clerk ELIOT, T. S. £1, Selected Essays ELIOT, T. S. £ All God's Chillun Got Wings and Welded O'NEILL, Eugene £ Belcher's Luck MERCER, David £ Lazarus Laughed O'NEILL, Eugene.


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The Confidential Clerk book. Read 18 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Confidential Clerk was first produced at the Edinburgh F /5. The very business-like Sir Claude Mulhammer thinks that Colby Simpkins is his long-estranged son, and tries to sneak him into the house as his "confidential clerk" in hopes that the very eccentric Lady Mulhammer will decide to "adopt" him/5(5).

The Confidential Clerk Hardcover – January 1, by T. Eliot (Author)/5(5). The Confidential Clerk: A Play (Classic Reprint) Paperback – Octo by T.

Eliot (Author)Cited by: 6. The Confidential Clerk: A Play (Classic Reprint) Hardcover – J by T S Eliot (Author)/5(5). Colby has just been named the confidential clerk of Sir Claude.

Colby is the bastard son of Claude, and Claude wants him to accept him after many years of cold relations. However, Claude's wife, Lady Elizabeth, soon believes that Colby is the son who she lost decades ago in a previous marriage.

The Confidential Clerk by T. Eliot,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). 'The dialogue of The Confidential Clerk has a precision and a lightly felt rhythm unmatched in the writing of any contemporary dramatist.' Times Literary Supplement 'A triumph of dramatic skill: the handling of the two levels of the play is masterly and Eliot's verse registers its greatest achievement on the stage - passages of great lyrical beauty are incorporated into the dialogue.'5/5(1).

The online journal of the Centre for Victorian Studies – The Confidential Clerk – is published once a year.

The first issue was based entirely on academic articles on Victorian Studies contributed by postgraduate students enrolled in M.A., and Ph.D programmes at Jadavpur University.

A motley play of family mysteries, The Confidential Clerk follows Sir Claude and Lady Elizabeth as they reconnect with their long-lost illegitimate children—even though they aren’t quite certain whose child is whose. 'The dialogue of The Confidential Clerk has a precision and a lightly felt rhythm unmatched in the writing of any contemporary dramatist.' Times Literary Supplement 'A triumph of dramatic skill: the handling of the two levels of the play is masterly and Eliot's verse registers its greatest achievement on the stage - passages of great lyrical beauty are incorporated into the dialogue.'Price Range: $ - $5, Buy THE CONFIDENTIAL CLERK 1st Edition by Eliot, T S (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). Sir Claude Mulhammer, a successful middle-aged financier, invites his retired confidential clerk, Eggerson, down to London from his home in the suburbs. Apple Books Kobo A motley play of family mysteries, The Confidential Clerk follows Sir Claude and Lady Elizabeth as they reconnect with their long-lost illegitimate children—even though they aren’t quite certain whose child is whose.

The Confidential Clerk (ISSN ), an open-access and peer-reviewed journal of the Centre for Victorian Studies, Jadavpur University, seeks contributions for its issue. In Retrospect: Ellis Bell, Emily Bronte and their Wuthering Heights. The Confidential Clerk signed by T.

Eliot. This very good/near fine copy of The Confidential Clerk has a signed presentation inscription to P. Gillet from the author on the title page.

During Eliot’s time as a clerk with Lloyds bank from to he formed a long term friendship with Gillett. The Confidential Clerk by T.S. ELIOT and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Confidential Clerk by T.

Eliot, Marc Eliot. Paperback (First Edition) $ Paperback. $ NOOK Book Missouri, in He moved to England in and published his first book of poems in He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in Eliot died in Customer Reviews. Related Searches. drama pulitzer Brand: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

the confidential clerk by T. Eliot ‧ RELEASE DATE: March 8, This is the latest poetical drama by the creator of The Cocktail Party and is certain to be discussed even by those who wont acknowledge they don't understand it.

Full text of "Confidential clerk: a play" See other formats UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA LIBRARIES The Confidential Clerk hy T.

Eliot FOUR QUARTETS COLLECTED POEMS MURDER IN THE CATHEDRAL THE FAMILY REUNION THE COCKTAIL PARTY THE CONFIDENTIAL CLERK OLD possum's book OF PRACTICAL CATS SELECTED ESSAYS THE IDEA OF A CHRISTIAN SOCIETY NOTES TOWARDS THE DEFINITION OF CULTURE The Confidential Clerk.

The Confidential Clerk was first produced at the Edinburgh Festival in the summer of 'The dialogue of The Confidential Clerk has a precision and a lightly felt rhythm unmatched in the writing of any contemporary dramatist.'Times Literary Supplement 'A triumph of dramatic skill: the handling of the two levels of the play is masterly and Eliot's verse registers its greatest .The Confidential Clerk was first produced at the Edinburgh Festival in the summer of 'The dialogue of The Confidential Clerk has a precision and a lightly felt rhythm unmatched in the writing of any contemporary dramatist.'Times Literary Supplement 'A triumph of dramatic skill: the handling of the two levels of the play is masterly and Eliot's verse registers its greatest 5/5(1).A motley play of family mysteries, The Confidential Clerk follows Sir Claude and Lady Elizabeth as they reconnect with their long-lost illegitimate children—even though they aren't quite certain whose child is whose.

"Extraordinarily good fun," this is one of Eliot's greatest comedies, full of wit, crisp dialogue, and parental hijinks laced with some of Eliot's finest poetry and existential.