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The Resource Pygmalion, George Bernard Shaw

Pygmalion, George Bernard Shaw

Label
Pygmalion
Title
Pygmalion
Statement of responsibility
George Bernard Shaw
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In George Bernard Shaw's play Pygmalion a phonetician believes the power of speech is such that he can introduce a Cockney flower girl to polite society after careful language and etiquette training, and no one will discern her true roots. The professor and the flower girl grown close, but after her successful debut she rejects the professor and his overbearing ways for a poor gentleman. The most famous adaptation of the play is the 1964 film My Fair Lady, starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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1856-1950
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Shaw, Bernard
Dewey number
822/.912
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR5363
LC item number
.P8 2012eb
Literary form
dramas
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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OverDrive, Inc
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  • Linguistics teachers
  • Flower vending
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Speech and social status
  • Social classes
  • Flower vending
  • Linguistics teachers
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Social classes
  • Speech and social status
  • London (England)
  • England
Label
Pygmalion, George Bernard Shaw
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in 1913"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781620116944
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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  • 8e0eb759-2561-4eeb-924d-c0b999e6c95d
  • c1afc978-5a98-4128-9adf-aeaeb6b41712
  • e9c72f6a-fab1-4b6d-bb10-3a96587ef772
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)795564007
  • (OCoLC)ocn795564007
Label
Pygmalion, George Bernard Shaw
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in 1913"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781620116944
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 8e0eb759-2561-4eeb-924d-c0b999e6c95d
  • c1afc978-5a98-4128-9adf-aeaeb6b41712
  • e9c72f6a-fab1-4b6d-bb10-3a96587ef772
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)795564007
  • (OCoLC)ocn795564007

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