The Tables Turned; or Nupkins Awakened. A Socialist Interlude

TitleThe Tables Turned; or Nupkins Awakened. A Socialist Interlude
Year for Search1887
AuthorsMorris, William(1834-1896)
Date Published1887
PublisherOffice of "The Commonweal"
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsEnglish author, Male author
Annotation

Play describing revolution and (briefly) the resulting eutopia which is presented at greater length in 1890 Morris. See also 1884, 1886-87, and 1889 Morris.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in May Morris, William Morris Artist Writer Socialist. Volume the Second Morris as a Socialist With an Account of William Morris As I Knew Him By Bernard Shaw (Oxford, Eng.: Basil Blackwell, 1936), 528-67. Rpt. (New York: Russell & Russell, 1966), 528-67; and ed. Pamela Bracken Wiens. Athens: Ohio University Press, 1994

Info Notes

Play first performed at the Hall of the Socialist League October 15, 1887. There was a performance by the New Factory of the Eccentric Actor directed by Garry Merry at the Coach House, Kelmscott House May 2, 2010 that was recorded on a CD available from the William Morris Society.

Holding Institutions

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Author Note

(1834-96)

Full Text

1887 Morris, William (1834-96). The Tables Turned; or Nupkins Awakened. A Socialist Interlude. London: Office of “The Commonweal.” Rpt. in May Morris, William Morris Artist Writer Socialist. Volume the Second Morris as a Socialist With an Account of William Morris As I Knew Him By Bernard Shaw (Oxford, Eng.: Basil Blackwell, 1936), 528-67. Rpt. (New York: Russell & Russell, 1966), 528-67; and ed. Pamela Bracken Wiens. Athens: Ohio University Press, 1994. Play first performed at the Hall of the Socialist League October 15, 1887. There was a performance by the New Factory of the Eccentric Actor directed by Garry Merry at the Coach House, Kelmscott House May 2, 2010 that was recorded on a CD available from the William Morris Society. ExU, L

Play describing revolution and (briefly) the resulting eutopia which is presented at greater length in 1890 Morris. See also 1884, 1886-87, and 1889 Morris.