Volpone

Volpone

by Ben Jonson
     
 

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Volpone (Italian for "sly fox") is a comedy by Ben Jonson first produced in 1606, drawing on elements of city comedy and beast fable. A merciless satire of greed and lust, it remains Jonson's most-performed play, and it is among the finest Jacobean Era comedies.

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Volpone (Italian for "sly fox") is a comedy by Ben Jonson first produced in 1606, drawing on elements of city comedy and beast fable. A merciless satire of greed and lust, it remains Jonson's most-performed play, and it is among the finest Jacobean Era comedies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940148861157
Publisher:
Bronson Tweed Publishing
Publication date:
01/03/2014
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
178 KB

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