Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller
Certain Private Conversations in Two Acts and a Requiem (Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics)

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Orange cloth boards with stage set design. Top page edges tinted. Pictorial of stage set on endpapers. DJ has $2.50 on front flap, photo of Miller on back flap. Printed by American Book-Stratford Press. No bookclub mark on back cover.

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Arthur Miller was born in New York City in 1915 and studied at the University of Michigan. His plays include All My Sons (1947), Death of a Salesman (1949), The Crucible (1953), A View from the Bridge and A Memory of Two Mondays (1955), After the Fall (1963), Incident at Vichy (1964), The Price (1968), The Creation of the World and Other Business (1972) and The American Clock. He has also written two novels, Focus (1945), and The Misfits, which was filmed in 1960, and the text for In Russia (1969), Chinese Encounters (1979), and In the Country (1977), three books of photographs by his wife, Inge Morath. More recent works include a memoir, Timebends (1987), and the plays The Ride Down Mt. Morgan (1991), The Last Yankee (1993), Broken Glass (1993), which won the Olivier Award for Best Play of the London Season, and Mr. Peter's Connections (1998). His latest book is On Politics and the Art of Acting. Miller was granted with the 2001 Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. He has twice won the New York Drama Critics Circle Award, and in 1949 he was awarded the Pulitzer Prize.Christopher Bigsby is professor of American Studies at the University of East Anglia. He edited the Penguin Classics editions of Miller's The Crucible, Death of a Salesman, and All My Sons.
Published May 1, 1998 by Penguin Classics. 144 pages
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This L.A. Theatre Works full-cast production of Miller’s classic play about the crashing of the American Dream is an especially poignant listen during the current financial crisis. As the Loman family

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The mystery of the play has to do not just with Willy's downfall, but with what happened to Biff all those years ago—why he and Willy come to near fisticuffs...and what threw Biff's life off track.

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