Le Tombeau sous l'Arc de Triomphe
Le Tombeau sous l'Arc de Triomphe is a play by French playwright Paul Raynal (1885-1971) . It is a tragedy in three acts, written in 1924, a powerful drama which shows a soldier on leave from the front and carries its tense scenes forward with merely three persons - the soldier himself, the girl to whom he is betrothed (Aude), and his father.
The original text
Translations and adaptations
Translated into English, entitled The Unknown Warrior.
Performance history in South Africa
World Drama by Allardyce Nicoll, 1949. 779.
German Literature and the First World War: The Anti-War Tradition, p.288 .
Inskip, 1972. p.123.
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