Synopses & Reviews
Thomas Middleton (1580-1627) was a writer of great versatility, and his career as a London dramatist spans the most productive, innovative, and exciting period of theatrical activity in the history of English drama. Best known for his tragedies, he also wrote many successful comedies of city life. This volume offers the best of these comedies: A Mad World, My Masters
; Michaelmas Term
; A Trick to Catch the Old One
; No Wit, No Help Like a Woman's
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