Autor: Thomas Dekker
ISBN-13: 9780199540105
Einband: Taschenbuch
Seiten: 480
Gewicht: 337 g
Format: 196x128x19 mm
Sprache: Englisch

The Roaring Girl and Other City Comedies

Oxford World's Classics
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This volume offers excellent value by bringing together four of the most popular, most frequently studied and performed, city comedies by Thomas Dekker, Thomas Middleton, Ben Jonson and their contemporaries. Each of the plays features tradesmen - a shoemaker, goldsmith, merchant, shop-keepers - and depicts bustling city life.
The Shoemaker's Holiday ; Eastward Ho ; Every Man In His Humour ; The Roaring Girl
Thomas Dekker: The Shoemaker's HolidayGeorge Chapman, Ben Jonson, John Marston: Eastward Ho!
Ben Jonson: Every Man In His Humour
Thomas Middleton and Thomas Dekker: The Roaring Girl

Oxford English Drama offers plays from the sixteenth to the early twentieth centuries in selections that make available both rarely printed and canonical works. The texts are freshly edited using modern spelling. Critical introductions, wide-ranging annotation, and informative bibliographies illuminate the plays' cultural contexts and theatrical potential for reader and performer alike.

'The series should reshape the canon in a number of significant areas. A splendid and imaginative project.' Professor Anne Barton, Cambridge University

ABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, helpful notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.
Autor: Thomas Dekker, Ben Jonson, Thomas Middleton
Editiert von: James Knowles
Thomas Dekker studierte Politik und internationale Beziehungen, bevor er sich dem Schreiben zuwandte. Zu seinem großen Interesse für Film und für die Mechanismen der Geheimdienste gesellt sich die Faszination an den psychischen Abgründen des Menschen. Dekker lebt in der Nähe von London.

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Autor: Thomas Dekker
ISBN-13 :: 9780199540105
ISBN: 0199540101
Verlag: Oxford University Press
Gewicht: 337g
Seiten: 480
Sprache: Englisch
Sonstiges: Taschenbuch, 196x128x19 mm