Mr Pim Passes By

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A comedy in three acts by A.A. Milne (1882-1956) written in 1919. The play deals in comic terms with the flutter in George Marsden's family circle when a Mr Pim casually declares that Mrs Marsden's former husband (long since presumed dead) is still alive.

The original text

Published in Second plays by A.A. Milne. Chatto & Windus, 1921.

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

Presented by Camps Bay Operatic and Dramatic Society, produced by Bill Purcell at the Bellville Civic Theatre on Saturday 26 October 1968 as part of the B.A.T. Spring Drama Festival.


World Drama by Allardyce Nicoll, 1949.

B.A.T. Drama Festival programme, 1968.

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