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The primary text is divided into four parts plus a prologue and epilogue, composed of essays revised from papers given at the title congress.
Though it is possible to excuse Helene's decision while experiencing life through her eyes, the prologue and epilogue are told from Peter's perspective.
Bryony Lavery, whose work seems to be everywhere at the moment, has added an anachronistic verse prologue and epilogue which recasts Kate Hardcastle and Marlow as two Rep ushers trying to steel themselves for a first date.
She has also written a new prologue and epilogue for Jonathan Munby's production of She Stoops To Conquer, also at The Rep this autumn.
Inspired by a short black and white film of a '30s production, Eyles has reconstructed Howard's original choreography, while Baldwin has added a prologue and epilogue.
Like the novel it studies, it is framed by a prologue and epilogue that place the core of the book in an extremely revealing and resonant context.
This unique collection of The Civil War, A Narrative includes a special introduction as well as a prologue and epilogue to each volume in the series, which was exclusively written by Foote for this deluxe edition.