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The Cryptogram

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"I suspect that in time, The Cryptogram will take its place among Mamet's major works" John Lahr "Mamet's play suggests that deception is an endless spiralling process that eventually corrodes the soul. But it also harps on a theme that runs right throughout Mamet's work: the notion that we use words as a destructive social camouflage to lie to others and ourselves...And here through all the repetitions, half sentences and echoing encounter of one question with another, you feel the characters devalue experience through ...

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The Cryptogram
1995, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679746539

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The Cryptogram
1995, Dramatists Play Service, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780822214953

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The Cryptogram
1995, Methuen Drama, London

ISBN-13: 9780413693709

Paperback

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