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Mr. Prohack

Arnold Bennett

Mr. Prohack

a comedy in three acts

by Arnold Bennett

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Plainview, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprint of the ed. published by Doubleday, Doran, Garden City, N.Y.

Statementby Arnold Bennett and Edward Knoblock.
SeriesThe Collected works of Arnold Bennett
ContributionsKnoblock, Edward, 1874-1945, joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6003.E6 M55 1975
The Physical Object
Pagination124 p.
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5054817M
ISBN 100518191397
LC Control Number74017128

Arthur Prohack is a Treasury official admired and feared by people at all levels of government. At home, he is affection itself to his quiet, ever-anxious wife, Marian, and to their two grown children. Drama unfolds with arrival of debtor whose loan Mr. Prohack had long ago written off. Cecil Parker is the whole show in Dear Mr. Prohack, just as he'd been in the stage version by Edward Knoblock. The eponymous Prohack is a Royal Treasury official who is an expert at managing other people's money. Alas, when he himself inherits a fortune, Prohack is as financially naïve as a .

  Buy Mr. Prohack by Bennett, Arnold (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 6. DETAILS. A first edition thus of Arnold Bennett and Edward Knoblock's Mr. Prohack.. A comedy in three acts, the work is part of a series of collaborations between the pair, the most famous of which was e for his talents in collaborative settings, as well as solo, Knoblock would write for film and theatre as well as novels.

Charles Laughton (1 July – 15 December ) was an English stage and film on was trained in London at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and first appeared professionally on the stage in In , he was cast in a play with his future wife Elsa Lanchester, with whom he lived and worked until his death.. He played a wide range of classical and modern parts, making an. Cecil Parker is the whole show in Dear Mr. Prohack, just as he'd been in the stage version by Edward eponymous Prohack is a Royal Treasury official who is an expert at managing other people's money. Alas, when he himself inherits a fortune, Prohack is as financially naïve as a Actors: Sheila Sim, Dirk Bogarde, Glynis Johns.


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