A collection of plays written in collaboration between John Arden and Margaretta D'Arcy. The plays featured here include The Business of Good Government , Ars Longa Vita Brevis , Friday's Hiding , The Royal Pardon , Vandaleur's Folly and The Little Gray Home in the West .
Born in the UK in 1930. Best known as a playwright with his most famous play being Serjeant Musgrave's Dance. He was shortlisted for the Booker Prize with his novel Silence Among the Weapons, in 1982.