Meridian anthology of restoration and eighteenth-century plays by women

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Women playwrights of the Restoration and eighteenth century were bawdy and proper, apologetic and defiant, often derided and occasionally praised. The seven women represented in this groundbreaking anthology—the only collection of Restoration and eighteenth-century plays devoted exclusively to women—had but one thing in common: the desire to ignore convention and write for 5/5(1).

Women playwrights of the Restoration and eighteenth century were bawdy and proper, apologetic and defiant, often derided and occasionally praised. The seven women represented in this groundbreaking anthology—the only collection of Restoration and eighteenth-century plays devoted exclusively to women—had but one thing in common: the desire to ignore convention and write for.

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respectively by Brice Harris and Ricardo Quintana. Synthetic essays about various aspects of Restoration and eighteenth-century English literature, with suggestions for further reading. Rivers, Isabel.

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The Meridian anthology of early American women writers: from Anne Bradstreet to Louisa May Alcott, by Katharine M Rogers (Book) 9 editions published in in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide. The Broadview Anthology of Restoration and Early Eighteenth-Century Drama, Concise Edition, with twenty-one plays, is half the length of the full anthology without compromising its breadth.

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New York: Penguin Books, Volansky, Michelle & Michael Bigelow Dixon eds. Kiss and Tell: Restoration Comedy of Manners: Monologues Scenes and Historical Context. New York: Smith & Kraus, Also, see these lists of books about our featured playwrights. Read by more than eight million students, The Norton Anthology of English Literature celebrates its fiftieth birthday with a vibrant new edition.

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Women playwrights of the Restoration and eighteenth century were bawdy and proper, apologetic and defiant, often derided and occasionally praised.

The seven women represented in this groundbreaking anthology - the only collection of Restoration and eighteenth-century plays devoted exclusively to women - had but one thing in common: the desire to ignore convention and write for the.

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New York: Meridian-Penguin, Contextual Readings (provided electronically through Moodle) “ he ollier ontroversy.” cillan, c ott, ed. Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Literature. 2nd ed. New York: Norton, pp. “obbes and ryden.”. This is the first new full-scale anthology of Restoration and eighteenth-century drama in over sixty years.

Concentrating on plays from the heyday ofit focuses especially on Restoration drama proper () and Revolution drama ( This is the first new full-scale anthology of Restoration and eighteenth-century drama in over sixty years.

Indeed, much of her writing has focused on women, including her first book, The Troublesome Helpmate: A History of Misogyny in Literature, and Feminism in Eighteenth-Century England, published in Rogers's broad expertise in the arena of women and literature is clearly illuminated by the several anthologies on women authors she has edited, including writings and plays by British women and their.

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