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This Revels Student Edition, with a carefully modernized text, presents new material about Volpone 's debt to the popular Reynard beast epic and Italian commedia dell 'art and discusses its mockery of greed in relation to two Renaissance perversions of the myth of a Golden Age. Referring to famous productions, it pays particular attention to decisions that must be made whenever the play is performed.

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This Revels student edition of Jonson's "Volpone" has been modernised for the use of students, theatrical producers and actors of the play. The introduction presents new material about Volpone's debt to the popular Reynard beast epic and Italian commedia dell'arte.

About the Author

Brian Parker is Professor of English at Trinity College and the University of Toronto.

David Bevington is Phyllis Fay Horton Professor in the Humanities at the University of Chicago.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780719051821
Editor:
Parker, Brian; Bevington, David
Editor:
Bevington, David M.
Editor:
Parker, Brian; Bevington, David
Editor:
Parker, Brian
Author:
Bevington, David
Author:
Jonson, Ben
Author:
Parker, Brian
Author:
Parker, R. B.
Author:
Bevington, David M.
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
Location:
Manchester, UK ;
Subject:
Drama
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
Continental european
Subject:
Continental european drama (dramatic works by
Subject:
Inheritance and succession
Subject:
Comedies
Subject:
Extortion
Subject:
LIT013000
Subject:
British & Irish
Subject:
Venice (Italy) Drama.
Subject:
Drama-Women and Ethnic
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
Revels Student Editions
Publication Date:
19990331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
7.17 x 4.84 x 0.73 in

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"Synopsis" by , This Revels student edition of Jonson's "Volpone" has been modernised for the use of students, theatrical producers and actors of the play. The introduction presents new material about Volpone's debt to the popular Reynard beast epic and Italian commedia dell'arte.
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