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By Bernard Shaw

hands and the fellow is a comedy by way of George Bernard Shaw, whose identify comes from the outlet phrases of Virgil's Aeneid, in Latin: Arma virumque cano ("Of palms and the fellow I sing").
The play was once 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 integrated Candida, You by no means Can inform, and the guy of future. hands and the fellow was once one in every of Shaw's first advertisement successes. He used to be known as onto level after the curtain, the place he acquired enthusiastic applause. in spite of the fact that, amidst the cheers, one viewers member booed. Shaw spoke back, in attribute type, "My pricey fellow, I rather trust you, yet what are we opposed to so many?"

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