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The Country Wife and Other Plays: Love in a Wood; The Gentleman Dancing-Master; The Country Wife; The Plain Dealer

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William Wycherley's four comedies are admired for their satirical wit, farcical humor, vivid characterization, and social criticism. This edition includes Love in a Wood, The Gentleman Dancing-Master, The Country Wife, and The Plain Dealer. The texts of the plays have been newly edited and are presented with modernized spelling and punctuation. In addition, there is a scholarly introduction, a note on staging, and detailed annotation.

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William Wycherley's four comedies are admired for their satirical wit, farcical humor, vivid characterization, and social criticism. This edition includes Love in a Wood, The Gentleman Dancing-Master, The Country Wife, and The Plain Dealer. The texts of the plays have been newly edited and are presented with modernized spelling and punctuation. In addition, there is a scholarly introduction, a note on staging, and detailed annotation.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780199555185
Author:
Wycherley, William
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Editor:
Dixon, Peter
Author:
Dixon, Peter
Author:
null, Peter
Author:
Null, William
Subject:
British & Irish
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
Literature/English | British Literature | 17th C
Subject:
Restoration
Subject:
Literature/English | British Literature | 17th C & Restoration
Subject:
Drama-Women and Ethnic
Subject:
Literatu
Subject:
re/English | British Literature | 17th C & Restoration
Series:
Oxford English Drama
Publication Date:
20090131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
520
Dimensions:
7.60x5.00x1.30 in. .83 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , William Wycherley's four comedies are admired for their satirical wit, farcical humor, vivid characterization, and social criticism. This edition includes Love in a Wood, The Gentleman Dancing-Master, The Country Wife, and The Plain Dealer. The texts of the plays have been newly edited and are presented with modernized spelling and punctuation. In addition, there is a scholarly introduction, a note on staging, and detailed annotation.
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