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The Resource 'The celebrated Hannah Cowley' : experiments in dramatic genre, 1776-1794, by Angela Escott

'The celebrated Hannah Cowley' : experiments in dramatic genre, 1776-1794, by Angela Escott

Label
'The celebrated Hannah Cowley' : experiments in dramatic genre, 1776-1794
Title
'The celebrated Hannah Cowley'
Title remainder
experiments in dramatic genre, 1776-1794
Statement of responsibility
by Angela Escott
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Escott, Angela.,
Dewey number
822.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Gender and genre
Series volume
no. 7
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cowley, Hannah
  • English drama
  • Women and literature
Label
'The celebrated Hannah Cowley' : experiments in dramatic genre, 1776-1794, by Angela Escott
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published 2012 by Pickering & Chatto (Publishers) Limited
Contents
1. 'Few better comedies than hers' -- 2. 'The thwarted passions and lofty grandeur of tragedy' : Cowley's gothic drama, Albina -- 3. Civic virtue, despotism and the fall of empires in Cowley's tragedy, The fate of Sparta -- 4. Afterpiece experiments : oratory, pedantry and politeness -- 5. The imperial project : resistance and revolution in Cowley's oriental musical comedy -- 6. A female sculptor and connoisseur : artistic self-fashioning and the exposure of connoisseurship, collecting and concupiscence
Control code
on1082217078
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 299 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317323464
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
10.4324/9781315655901
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1082217078
Label
'The celebrated Hannah Cowley' : experiments in dramatic genre, 1776-1794, by Angela Escott
Publication
Note
First published 2012 by Pickering & Chatto (Publishers) Limited
Contents
1. 'Few better comedies than hers' -- 2. 'The thwarted passions and lofty grandeur of tragedy' : Cowley's gothic drama, Albina -- 3. Civic virtue, despotism and the fall of empires in Cowley's tragedy, The fate of Sparta -- 4. Afterpiece experiments : oratory, pedantry and politeness -- 5. The imperial project : resistance and revolution in Cowley's oriental musical comedy -- 6. A female sculptor and connoisseur : artistic self-fashioning and the exposure of connoisseurship, collecting and concupiscence
Control code
on1082217078
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 299 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317323464
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
10.4324/9781315655901
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1082217078

Library Locations

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