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Three Farces and a Comedy

453 pages5 hours


Contains the plays Rookery Nook, Thark, Plunder and The Bed Before Yesterday.

‘Travers should be regarded as an important figure post-Pinero and pre-Orton, and certainly one of the most skilled of British farceurs’ Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

‘The single-track dirty mind, the double entendre, the treble think, the quadruple bluff: funny names, funny local yokels, domineering women, pretty girls and the ever-swinging bedroom door… Explosively funny’

Richard Usborne, The Times Literary Supplement

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