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Cambridge Companion to English Renaissance Drama

Cambridge Companion to English Renaissance Drama - 2nd edition

Cambridge Companion to English Renaissance Drama - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780521527996

ISBN10: 0521527996

Cambridge Companion to English Renaissance Drama by A. R. Braunmuller and Michael  Eds. Hattaway - ISBN 9780521527996
Edition: 2ND 03
Copyright: 2003
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Published: 2003
International: No
Cambridge Companion to English Renaissance Drama by A. R. Braunmuller and Michael  Eds. Hattaway - ISBN 9780521527996

ISBN13: 9780521527996

ISBN10: 0521527996

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Summary

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.

Table of Contents

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.

Other Editions of Cambridge Companion to English Renaissance Drama

Cambridge Companion to English Renaissance Drama by A. R.  Ed. Braunmuller and Michael  Ed. Hattaway - ISBN 9780521386623
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