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The Cambridge Companion to English Renaissance Drama / Edition 2
     

The Cambridge Companion to English Renaissance Drama / Edition 2

by A. R. Braunmuller, Michael Hattaway
 

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ISBN-10: 0521821150

ISBN-13: 9780521821155

Pub. Date: 10/31/2003

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This new edition of the Companion provides updated information about the principal theaters, playwrights and plays of the most important period of English drama, from 1580-1642. Revised essays are included in chapters on theaters, dramaturgy, political plays, heroic plays, burlesque, comedy, tragedy, and drama produced during the reign of Charles I. Their

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This new edition of the Companion provides updated information about the principal theaters, playwrights and plays of the most important period of English drama, from 1580-1642. Revised essays are included in chapters on theaters, dramaturgy, political plays, heroic plays, burlesque, comedy, tragedy, and drama produced during the reign of Charles I. Their references have been updated and the substantial biographical and bibliographical section has been expanded. First Edition Hb (1990): 0-521-34657-6 First Edition Pb (1990): 0-521-38662-4

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521821155
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/31/2003
Series:
Cambridge Companions to Literature Series
Edition description:
Revised Edition
Pages:
488
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 1.26(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; A note on dates, references and quotations; Abbreviations; 1. Playhouses and players R. A. Foakes; 2. The arts of the dramatist A. R. Braunmuller; 3. Drama and society Michael Hattaway; 4. Private and occasional drama Martin Butler; 5. Political drama Margot Heinemann; 6. Romance and the heroic play Brian Gibbons; 7. Pastiche, burlesque, tragicomedy Lee Bliss; 8. Comedy Jill Levenson; 9. Tragedy Robert Watson; 10. Caroline drama James Bulman; Biographies and selected bibliography A. R. Braunmuller and Michael Hattaway; Chronological table.

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