After the Dance


ISBN: 9781854592170
Author: Terence Rattigan
Publication Date: 01/07/1995
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
Extent: 140pp.


Rattigan’s attack on the moral vacuity of the ‘bright young things’ of the twenties and thirties, written between French Without Tears and The Deep Blue Sea.

David is a high-living, hard-drinking, successful writer involved with two women: his wife Joan and an earnest-minded younger woman, Helen. When Joan commits suicide David considers following her but instead returns to a life of parties and drinking.

This edition includes an authoritative introduction, biographical sketch and chronology.

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