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Four great comedies of the Restoration and eighteenth century.

Four great comedies of the Restoration and eighteenth century.

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Published by Bantam Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama -- Restoration, 1660-1700,
  • English drama -- 18th century,
  • English drama (Comedy)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith an introd. by Brooks Atkinson
    SeriesA Bantam classic, SC228
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 321 p.
    Number of Pages321
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14637672M

    The Restoration and the Eighteenth Century Ways In Students are apt to find the eighteenth century more alien than the periods on ei-ther side. Shakespeare they have heard in high school, and the nineteenth cen-tury’s presence persists in many forms: in lingering Romantic conceptions of art.   Obviously, 18th- and 20th-century literature has it all over the 19th-century variety when it comes to comedy. (In , Kingsley Amis wrote in the Book Review that Fielding’s humor was “closer to our own than that of any writer before the present century.”).


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During the 18th century, the English language became more standardized and prescriptive. The first English dictionaries, particularly Dr. Samuel Johnson’s dictionary, were produced during the 18th century. The Restoration brought about the re-opening of the theatres and the development of new drama, including the comedy of manners.

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Four Great Restoration Comedies When England's theaters reopened in18 years after being closed by an act of Parliament, audiences embraced the witty and satirical dialogue spoken by plain folks characters—it was a new era in drama. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

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The one positive effect of the Great Fire of London was that the plague, which had ravished London sincediminished greatly, due. Shakespeare: Four Great Comedies: The Taming of the Shrew/A Midsummer Night's Dream/Twelfth Night/The Tempest (Signet Classics) by William Shakespeare and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A book or pad containing pages marked in chronological order Samuel Pepys A prosperous middle-class Londoner who began his diary in the first year of the Restoration in which he tells of the major events of the day, including the coronation of Charles II and the Great London Fire.

Book History and Eighteenth-Century Studies. Taught by Stephen Karian. This course examines Restoration and eighteenth-century British literature through the theoretical and methodological lens of “book history,” a sub-field in literary studies, history, and related disciplines that is concerned with the production, circulation, and consumption of texts in historical perspective.

Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Theatre Research is a peer-reviewed, academic journal published under the auspices of the department of English at Valdosta State University. The journal features scholarship on late seventeenth- and eighteenth-century British and European drama and staging.

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The Restoration and the Eighteenth Century Monday Lecture Series: British Lit: Restoration and 18th Century - Duration: Eighteenth-century Literature. William Congreve (1) William Congreve (disambiguation) Author division "William Congreve" is composed of at least 2 distinct authors, divided by their works.

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The Restoration and 18th Century Period Introduction Overview THE RESTORATION AND THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY, • The Restoration period begins inthe year in which King Charles II (the exiled Stuart king) was restored to the English throne.

• England, Scotland, and Wales were united as Great Britain by the Act of Union. FGRC = Four Great Restoration Comedies 18CWD = Eighteenth‐Century Women Dramatists The Restoration Week 1 Monday, January MLK Holiday Wednesday, January Course Introduction Friday, January Rochester (NAP ‐); Aphra Behn (NAP ‐) QUIZ: Syllabus Homework: Follow our course WordPress blog.

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Major authors: George Etherege, William Wycherley, William Congreve, George Farquhar Recommended reading: George Etherege The Man of Mode; William Wycherley The Country Wife; William Congreve Love for Love [ Three Restoration Comedies, Penguin, ] - available in British Council Resource Centre Introduction to the characteristics of Restoration Comedy: The plays, which.

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Gulliver towers over ­ six-inch Lilliputians and cowers under the giants in Brobdingnag. He witnesses a flying island and a country where horses are civilized and people are brutes. Fanciful and humorous, Swift’s fictional travelogue is a colorfully veiled but bitter indictment of ­ eighteenth-­century politics and ­.

The first of these-The Broadview Anthology of Restoration and Early Eighteenth-Century Drama ()- comprised a comprehensive, stimulating, and (often) ground-breaking collection of forty-one plays, succinctly edited (together with head-notes) by a range of specialist scholars, and selected by J.

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Oxford: Clarendon, Nicoll, Allardyce. A History of Restoration Drama. A History of Early Eighteenth-Century Drama, Cambridge: Cambridge UP, Roach, Joseph R. Restoration and 18th century lit doesn't always get a lot of love from students of English lit (I include myself in this category), so I was excited about reading through this anthology.

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This is the first new full-scale anthology of Restoration and eighteenth-century drama in over sixty years. Concentrating on plays from the heyday ofit focuses especially on Restoration drama proper () and Revolution drama (), with a smaller selection of plays from the early Georgian period () and a glimpse at the later Georgian.

Taking in the spectrum of this period’s dramatic landscape—from Restoration tragedy and comedies of manners to ballad opera and gothic spectacle—The Routledge Anthology of Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Drama is an essential resource for students and teachers : Taylor And Francis.The Restoration and the 18th Century Tradition and Reason After years of tumult and upheaval, England settled happily into a time of peace, order, and prosperity.

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