Diogenes > Der Besuch der alten Dame
Diogenes Der Besuch der alten Dame
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Claire Zachanassian, now a multimillion heiress and an older woman, returns to the impoverished town of her youth with a dreadful bargain: in exchange for returning the town to prosperity through her vast wealth, she wants the townspeople to kill the man who jilted her. From its subtle exploration of parochial politics to its horrific climax, The Visit shows a population willing to sacrifice loyalty and scruples in the pursuit of riches. It is a drama of the absurd that reduces human nature to its most ridiculous depths.
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|Series||Diogenes||Title||Der Besuch der alten Dame|
|Publication Date||June 1983||Authors||Friedrich Dürrenmatt|
|Inspection Copy||No||Delivery||In Stock - will be despatched next business day|
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