Play directory : Lady Audley's Secret

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  • Author
    Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  • Written
  • Setting
    Victorian Britain
  • Overview
    Lady Audley's Secret is a sensation novel by Mary Elizabeth Braddon published in 1862. The plot centers on "accidental bigamy" which was in literary fashion in the early 1860s.
    3 stage adaptations:
    * 1863 (adapted by C. H. Hazlewood)
    * 1971 (Chicago, Goodman Theatre, adaptation by Douglas Seale)
    * 1972 (Off Broadway, Seale adaptation)
  • Play
    Download the text for free from Project Gutenberg here: Lady Audley's Secret