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Published by Discipleship Publications International in Billerica, Mass .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Men,
  • Religious life,
  • Men (Christian theology)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Thomas A. Jones
SeriesHandbook for faithful living -- v. 1.
The Physical Object
Pagination220 p. ;
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24956611M
ISBN 101577821602
ISBN 109781577821601
OCLC/WorldCa192918094

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When the curtain rises, the set is in darkness but for a single spot upon the COMMON MAN, who sits on a big property basket. COMMON MAN (Rises) It is perverse! To start a play made up of Kings and Cardinals in speaking costumes and intellectuals with. embroidered mouths, with me. If a King or a Cardinal had done the prologue he'd have had the. The Basic Plot of 'A Man for All Seasons' Shortly after the death of Cardinal Wolsey, Sir Thomas More—a wealthy lawyer and loyal subject of King Henry VIII —accepts the title of Chancellor of England. With that honor comes an expectation: The king expects More to sanction his divorce and subsequent marriage to Anne : Wade Bradford. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Sell Us Your Books Best Books of the Month of over 2, results for Books: "a man for all seasons". This detailed literature summary also contains Topics for Discussion on A Man for All Seasons by Robert Bolt. Sir Thomas More is a close friend of King Henry VIII. As a philosopher and thinker, though, he morally objects to Henry divorcing Catherine, his wife. She has not born him a male heir, and Henry is obsessed with creating a progeny.

A Man for All Seasons Summary The play opens with the great 16th-century intellectual Sir Thomas More chatting with young Richard Rich, extolling him to become a teacher rather than a politician so he won't be tempted by the bribery that comes with political office. A Man in All Seasons (A Handbook for Faithful Living, Volume 2) Paperback – January 1, by Thomas A. Jones (Editor)5/5(1). A Man for All Seasons Even though Bolt announces in his preface that he tried to avoid the perils of having his characters represent something, symbolism turns out to be a major force driving the action of the play, as most characters are motivated by More’s reputation as a moral man, not by More’s individual characteristics. Robert Bolt is best known for his most successful play, A Man for All Seasons (staged in ), which won five Tony Awards, starring Paul Scofield on Broadway. Bolt himself wrote the film version, adapted in for director Fred Zinnemann.5/5(1).