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Life isn’t about finding yourself: life is about creating yourself

George Bernard Shaw

Irish playwright, born on this day, 26th July 1856

G B Shaw is best known as the author of Pygmalion, the play which was subsequently adapted into the musical and movie, My Fair Lady.

Discover more about George Bernard Shaw’s life and works through the State Library of New South Wales EResources.

Relevant databases include:

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Cambridge Companions Online

Literary Reference Center Plus

Literature Resource Center

JSTOR (digital archive of scholarly journals in the humanities, social sciences and science)

These databases are freely available to NSW residents from home, with a valid Library card.