Digest, Vol 27, Issue 20

John Costello cos at
Fri Jan 18 03:19:03 GMT 2008

On Fri, 18 Jan 2008, Iain Barnett wrote:

> -John Costello <cos at>
> -Subject: on/off-topic: Sheppy by Maugham, bookstores in London,
> -	Cardiff
> -
> -I'll be in Cardiff and London for about a week each in March, and I'm
> -hoping that I'll have better luck finding a copy of W. Somerset  
> Maugham's
> -play Sheppey in the UK.  I'll also be in Hay-on-Wye, but those shops  
> show
> -no sign of the play.
> -
> -I would welcome recommendations on book shops that might have used (or
> -new?) copies of the play, which last was published in, I think, 1977.
> -
> -John
> My mate says to try either this link
> ie=UTF8&qid=1200590686&sr=8-1
> where they're flogging it for £2.99, or the shops of Charing Cross  
> Road as he's fairly sure there is a specialist in theatre stuff round  
> there.
> Or maybe which is a listing for most plays written and  
> carries purchase links (said friend said).
> Hope this is of some help
> Iain

That does help, though I might spend more time and money in the theatre 
shops than is wise.  Thanks much!


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