Tom Stoppard





Tom Stoppard


Born
in Zlín, Czech Republic
July 03, 1937

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Sir Tom Stoppard OM, CBE, FRSL, is a British screenwriter and playwright.

Born Tomáš Straussler.

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Arcadia

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The Real Thing

3.95 avg rating — 3,393 ratings — published 1982 — 17 editions
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Travesties

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The Real Inspector Hound an...

4.02 avg rating — 1,640 ratings — published 1993 — 8 editions
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The Invention of Love

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The Real Inspector Hound

3.94 avg rating — 1,409 ratings — published 1968 — 7 editions
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Rock 'n' Roll

3.71 avg rating — 963 ratings — published 2006 — 12 editions
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Jumpers

3.68 avg rating — 838 ratings — published 1972 — 13 editions
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The Coast of Utopia

3.99 avg rating — 745 ratings — published 2002 — 10 editions
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“We cross our bridges when we come to them and burn them behind us, with nothing to show for our progress except a memory of the smell of smoke, and a presumption that once our eyes watered.”
Tom Stoppard, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead

“It is a defect of God's humor that he directs our hearts everywhere but to those who have a right to them.”
Tom Stoppard, Arcadia

“Look on every exit as being an entrance somewhere else.”
Tom Stoppard, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

Polls

August 2017 Short Classic Poll

 
  56 votes, 17.3%

Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett, 1952, 109 pgs
 
  50 votes, 15.5%

 
  35 votes, 10.8%

 
  33 votes, 10.2%

 
  31 votes, 9.6%

 
  26 votes, 8.0%

 
  25 votes, 7.7%

 
  19 votes, 5.9%

 
  15 votes, 4.6%

The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry, 1905, 30 pgs
 
  14 votes, 4.3%

The Blind Owl by Sadegh Hedayat, 1937, 108 pgs
 
  10 votes, 3.1%

A Worn Path by Eudora Welty, 1941, 32 pg
 
  9 votes, 2.8%

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