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How to Write a Last Act

Library Review

ISSN: 0024-2535

Article publication date: 1 January 1937


ONE of the most remarkable men I ever met, I told young Mr. Cayley, was a chap called Berthold Viertel. One day we were discussing this very matter, and he said to me, Many people can write the first two acts of a play but to make the last act is one of the attributes of the Almighty and so it is with Life itself.


BRIDIE, J. (1937), "How to Write a Last Act", Library Review, Vol. 6 No. 1, pp. 19-21.




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