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(ôl′bē, ŏl′-, ăl′-), Edward Franklin 1928-2016.
American playwright noted for his exploration of the darker aspects of human relationships in plays like Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1962) and Three Tall Women (1991), which won a Pulitzer Prize, his third.


(Biography) Edward. born 1928, US dramatist. His plays include Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1962), Seascape (1975), Marriage Play (1986), Three Tall Women (1990), and Goat (2004)


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Edward, born 1928, U.S. playwright.
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