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The chief British dramatists, excluding Shakespeare

twenty-five plays from the middle of the fifteenth century to the end of the nineteenth

by Matthews, Brander

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Company in Boston, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dramatists, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Brander Matthews ... and Paul Robert Lieder ...
    ContributionsLieder, Paul Robert, 1889-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1245 .M3, PR1245 .M3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 1084 p.
    Number of Pages1084
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14142342M
    LC Control Number24027697

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    Shakespeare's life, works, and times. STUDY. PLAY. Ambiguity. Use of a word so that there is a possibility of two meanings. many dramatists of Shakespeare's time write their best works during the first ten years of his reign. its chief Elizabethan figures were William Byrd and Thomas Morely. Macbeth. Stephen Greenblatt, Will in the World: How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare Every historian, critic, author or amateur who starts a book on William Shakespeare knows they are facing tremendous odds. Shakespeare was private, lived + years ago, left very few written records about himself, and those “Everyone understood that Latin learning was /5.

    William Shakespeare was born 23 April in Stratford-upon-Avon, an small English market town located about miles northwest of London along the banks of the River m's father, John Shakespeare, was a prominent local citizen who served as an alderman and bailiff (important roles in local government). The professional dramatists of Shakespeare's time worked for professional acting companies in a professional theater. Indeed, this professional-ism was one of the salient characteristics of the Elizabethen theater which set it off from all pre-vious dramatic developments in England.


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Home» Browse» Books» Book details, The Chief British Dramatists, Excluding. The chief British dramatists, excluding Shakespeare; twenty-five plays from the middle of the fifteenth century to the end of the nineteenth. The aim in the selection of the plays in this volume has been twofold: first, to present typical examples of the work of the most important of Shakespeare's contemporaries, so that, read with Shakespeare's own writings, they might afford a view of the development of the English drama through its most brilliant period; secondly, to present, as far as it was possible in one volume.

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The Chief Elizabethan Dramatists, Excluding Shakespeare V1: Selected Plays ()Format: Hardcover. The chief Elizabethan dramatists, excluding Shakespeare, selected plays by Lyly, Peele, Greene, Marlowe, Kyd, Chapman, Jonson, Dekker, Marston, Heywood, Beaumont Pages: Pages in category "British dramatists and playwrights" The following pages are in this category, out of approximately total.

This list may not reflect recent changes (learn more). Full text of "The Chief Elizabethan Dramatists, Excluding Shakespeare" See other formats. The chief Elizabethan dramatists, excluding Shakespeare; selected plays (Boston, Houghton Mifflin, ), by William Allan Neilson (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) A select collection of old plays (London: Printed for R.

Dodsley, ). The chief European dramatists: twenty-one plays from the drama of Greece, Rome, Spain, France, Italy, Germany, Denmark, and Norway, from B.C. to A.D.

by Brander Matthews (Book) 9 editions published between and in English and held by 1, WorldCat member libraries worldwide. The chief Elizabethan dramatists, excluding Shakespeare; (Boston, New York, Houghton Mifflin company, ) (page images at HathiTrust) Neilson, William Allan, The chief Elizabethan dramatists, excluding Shakespeare; selected plays (Boston, Houghton Mifflin, ) (page images at HathiTrust; US access only).

John Lyly; John Lyly (primary author only) Author division. John Lyly is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.

Includes. John Lyly is composed of 5 names. You can examine and separate out names. Combine with. 18th-century British dramatists and playwrights‎ (2 C, 34 P) 19th-century British dramatists and playwrights ‎ (2 C, 55 P) 20th-century British dramatists and playwrights ‎ (8 C, P).

William Shakespeare - William Shakespeare - Shakespeare the poet and dramatist: Shakespeare lived at a time when ideas and social structures established in the Middle Ages still informed human thought and behaviour. Queen Elizabeth I was God’s deputy on earth, and lords and commoners had their due places in society under her, with responsibilities up through her to.

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His influence on Shakespeare seems as personal as it was professional; Shakespeare pays tribute to him in As You Like It when Rosalind quotes a line from Marlowe's unfinished poem, Hero and Leander. Thomas Middleton (–): Middleton was a versatile, prolific writer who collaborated with many playwrights during his career.

Shakespeare's contemporaries We regularly stage plays by Shakespeare's contemporaries - playwrights who lived and worked at the same time as Shakespeare. W riters and playwrights working in the same era as Shakespeare included Christopher Marlowe, Thomas Middleton, John Webster, Ben Jonson and Thomas Dekker.

The dramatist and poet who was a contemporary of Shakespeare was named Ben Jonson. There is a also a modern author named Ben Johnson. There is a also a modern author named Ben Johnson. If your book by Ben Jonson isn't showing up here, check your spelling of his name.

SHAKESPEARE This book helps the reader make sense of the most commonly studied writer in the world. It starts with a brief explanation of how Shakespeare’s writings have come down to us as a series of scripts for actors in the early modern theatre industry of London.

The main chapters of the book approach the texts through. The most thorough study on the century-old debate on the complex and varied relationship between Marlowe and Shakespeare is Robert Sawyer’s Marlowe and Shakespeare: The Critical Rivalry.

This book examines ‘the link between Shakespeare and Marlowe as it has been portrayed in bibliographical and critical forms from the first mention of the. A consensus is emerging that the play was written by a team of dramatists including Shakespeare early in his career – but exactly who wrote what is still open to debate.

The play is included in the Second Edition of the Complete Oxford Shakespeare (), where it is attributed to "William Shakespeare and Others", and in the Riverside.The Development of Shakespeare as a playwright Shakespeare () was a formative figure of Elizabethan theater and one of the most popular playwrights ever.

In his works he processed several basic themes and combined standard-language with slang, using about different, partly newly created words; other than most Elizabethan.To us, this group of plays and dramatists is overshadowed by Shakespeare's towering reputation. But it's good to be reminded that this was not always the case.

When in Francis Meres writes that Shakespeare is ‘among our best' for both comedy and tragedy, his lists of similar dramatists are extensive.