The Recruiting Officer / Edition 1

The Recruiting Officer / Edition 1

by George Farquhar
     
 

Since its first appearance in 1706, The Recruiting Officer has remained a scathing satire of military recruitment. George Farquhar knew the subject well, since he had been involved himself in the tricks and intimidation that enlisted recruits for Queen Anne's army in the War of Spanish Succession from 1703-1705. See more details below

Overview

Since its first appearance in 1706, The Recruiting Officer has remained a scathing satire of military recruitment. George Farquhar knew the subject well, since he had been involved himself in the tricks and intimidation that enlisted recruits for Queen Anne's army in the War of Spanish Succession from 1703-1705.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803253575
Publisher:
University of Nebraska Press
Publication date:
01/01/1965
Series:
Regents Restoration Drama Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
138
Sales rank:
961,274
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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