John Galsworthy was one of the most popular English novelists and playwrights. His literally career began at the age of seventeen when Galsworthy studied at the Oxford University. His works made him one of the leading authors in British literature. Nobel Prize winning English novelist and playwright, John Galsworthy is remembered for his stories evoking Victorian and Edwardian upper middle-class life.
Published in 1912, Galsworthy's play The Eldest Son likewise the author's famous The Forsyte Saga tells the story of the upper English classes' injustice. Bill Cheshire, the eldest son of a wealthy baronet, is supposed to marry an heiress and settle down. But what will happen when his family finds out about him having impregnating a maid?
A classic example of Galsworthy's delicate, but naturalistic style, the story captures the readers' attention at once. Do you want to be carried away by the stirring events and controversial moral decisions of The Eldest Son? Then download the book and enjoy the reading!