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The Devil's Disciple by George Bernard Shaw

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The Devil's Disciple
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Publisher: ManyBooks
ISBN/ASIN: 0582434440
Number of pages: 87

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The play tells the story of Richard Dudgeon, a local outcast and self-proclaimed 'Devil's disciple'. In a twist characteristic of Shaw's love of paradox, Dudgeon sacrifices himself in a Christ-like gesture despite his professed Infernal allegiance.

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