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Author photo. Lillian Hellman uncredited foto by Nutrias

Lillian Hellman uncredited foto by Nutrias

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Pentimento 655 copies, 8 reviews
An Unfinished Woman: A Memoir 473 copies, 7 reviews
Scoundrel Time 424 copies, 5 reviews
Six Plays by Lillian Hellman 387 copies, 4 reviews
The Children's Hour 382 copies, 7 reviews
The Little Foxes 260 copies, 7 reviews
Maybe 96 copies, 1 review
Toys in the Attic 58 copies, 1 review
Four Plays By Lillian Hellman 55 copies, 1 review
Watch on the Rhine 50 copies, 1 review
Candide: A Comic Operetta (Author) 48 copies, 1 review
The Little Foxes [1941 film] (Screenwriter) 41 copies, 1 review
The Big Knockover: Selected Stories and Short Novels (Introduction) 840 copies, 12 reviews
The Norton Book of Women's Lives (Contributor) 379 copies, 1 review
The Lark (Adapter, some editions) 314 copies, 4 reviews
Six Modern American Plays (Contributor) 232 copies, 1 review
Sixteen Famous American Plays (Playwright, some editions) 154 copies, 1 review
Famous American Plays of the 1950s (Contributor) 138 copies
Writers at Work 03 (Interviewee) 128 copies
Four Contemporary American Plays (Contributor) 45 copies, 1 review
Contemporary Drama - 11 Plays (Contributor) 37 copies
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Lillian Hellman was a popular playwright whose most successful works were created between the 1930s and the 1960s. She also published several bestselling volumes of memoirs. Several of her plays were made into films. Ms. Hellman was equally famous for refusing to testify before the House Un-American Activities Committee in 1952, and for her long romantic relationship with Dashiell Hammett.
She also conducted a lengthy feud with writer Mary McCarthy.
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