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By Bernard Shaw

hands and the guy is a comedy by means of George Bernard Shaw, whose identify comes from the hole phrases of Virgil's Aeneid, in Latin: Arma virumque cano ("Of palms and the fellow I sing").
The play used to be first produced on April 21, 1894 on the road Theatre and released in 1898 as a part of Shaw's performs friendly quantity, which additionally incorporated Candida, You by no means Can inform, and the guy of future. fingers and the fellow was once one in all Shaw's first advertisement successes. He used to be referred to as onto level after the curtain, the place he bought enthusiastic applause. even though, amidst the cheers, one viewers member booed. Shaw responded, in attribute style, "My pricey fellow, I rather trust you, yet what are we opposed to so many?"

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