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A companion to Restoration drama, edited by Susan J. Owen, (electronic resource)

Label
A companion to Restoration drama
Title
A companion to Restoration drama
Statement of responsibility
edited by Susan J. Owen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Dewey number
822/.409
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
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  • Owen, Susan J
  • Blackwell Reference Online (Online service)
Series statement
Blackwell companions to literature and culture
Series volume
12
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English drama
Label
A companion to Restoration drama, edited by Susan J. Owen, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Part I. The Drama in Context: The post-1660 theatres as performance spaces / Edward A. Langhans -- Restoration dramatic theory and criticism / Paul D. Cannan -- Theatrical regulation during the Restoration period / Matthew J. Kinservik -- Libertinism and sexuality / Maximillian E. Novak -- The Restoration actress / Deborah Payne Fisk -- Masculinity in Restoration drama / Laura J. Rosenthal -- Images of monarchy on the Restoration stage / Jessica Munns -- Restoration drama and politics : an overview / Susan J. Owen -- Restoration drama and social class / Aparna Dharwadker -- Race, performance, and the silenced Prince of Angola / Mita Choudhury -- Restoration drama after the Restoration : the critics, the repertory, and the canon / Brian Corman
  • Part II. Kinds of Drama: Heroic drama and tragicomedy / Derek Hughes -- Restoration comedy / J. Douglas Canfield -- Tragedy and varieties of serious drama / Jean I. Marsden -- London theatre music, 1660-1719 / Todd S. Gilman -- Shakespeare and other adaptations / Sandra Clark -- Rakes, wives, and merchants : shifts from the satirical to the sentimental / Kirk Combe
  • Part III. Dramatists: William Davenant and John Dryden / Richard Kroll -- 'Still on the criminal's side, against the innocent' : Etherege, Wycherley and the ironies of wit / Robert Markley -- 'Who vices dare explode' : Thomas Shadwell, Thomas Durfey and didactic drama of the Restoration / Christopher Wheatley -- Otway, Lee and the Restoration history play / Paulina Kewes -- Elkanah Settle, John Crowne and Nahum Tate / Don-John Dugas -- Two female playwrights of the Restoration : Aphra Behn and Susanna Centlivre / Cynthia Lowenthal -- William Congreve and Thomas Southerne / Miriam Handley -- Sir John Vanbrugh and George Farquhar in the post-Restoration age / John Bull
Control code
ocn244175749
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 456 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Available to subscribers only
Isbn
9781118663400
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Note
Wiley
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)244175749
Label
A companion to Restoration drama, edited by Susan J. Owen, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Part I. The Drama in Context: The post-1660 theatres as performance spaces / Edward A. Langhans -- Restoration dramatic theory and criticism / Paul D. Cannan -- Theatrical regulation during the Restoration period / Matthew J. Kinservik -- Libertinism and sexuality / Maximillian E. Novak -- The Restoration actress / Deborah Payne Fisk -- Masculinity in Restoration drama / Laura J. Rosenthal -- Images of monarchy on the Restoration stage / Jessica Munns -- Restoration drama and politics : an overview / Susan J. Owen -- Restoration drama and social class / Aparna Dharwadker -- Race, performance, and the silenced Prince of Angola / Mita Choudhury -- Restoration drama after the Restoration : the critics, the repertory, and the canon / Brian Corman
  • Part II. Kinds of Drama: Heroic drama and tragicomedy / Derek Hughes -- Restoration comedy / J. Douglas Canfield -- Tragedy and varieties of serious drama / Jean I. Marsden -- London theatre music, 1660-1719 / Todd S. Gilman -- Shakespeare and other adaptations / Sandra Clark -- Rakes, wives, and merchants : shifts from the satirical to the sentimental / Kirk Combe
  • Part III. Dramatists: William Davenant and John Dryden / Richard Kroll -- 'Still on the criminal's side, against the innocent' : Etherege, Wycherley and the ironies of wit / Robert Markley -- 'Who vices dare explode' : Thomas Shadwell, Thomas Durfey and didactic drama of the Restoration / Christopher Wheatley -- Otway, Lee and the Restoration history play / Paulina Kewes -- Elkanah Settle, John Crowne and Nahum Tate / Don-John Dugas -- Two female playwrights of the Restoration : Aphra Behn and Susanna Centlivre / Cynthia Lowenthal -- William Congreve and Thomas Southerne / Miriam Handley -- Sir John Vanbrugh and George Farquhar in the post-Restoration age / John Bull
Control code
ocn244175749
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 456 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Available to subscribers only
Isbn
9781118663400
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Note
Wiley
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)244175749

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