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Shakespeare adaptations from the Restoration : five plays /
edited by Barbara A. Murray.
imprint
Madison [N.J.] : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press in conjunction with Modern Humanities Research Association, c2005.
description
lxxxiii, 556 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
ISBN
0838640567 (alk. paper)
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imprint
Madison [N.J.] : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press in conjunction with Modern Humanities Research Association, c2005.
isbn
0838640567 (alk. paper)
contents note
Titus Andronicus, or, The rape of Lavinia, 1678 / Edward Ravenscroft -- The misery of civil war (Henry VIs), 1680 / John Crowne -- The history of King Richard the Second, or, The Sicilian usurper (Richard II), 1680 / Nahum Tate -- Henry the Sixth, the first part, with the murder of Humphrey, Duke of Glocester, 1681 / John Crowne -- The injured princess, or, The fatal wager (Cymbeline), 1682 / Thomas Durfey.
catalogue key
5454623
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 541-556).
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Reference & Research Book News, November 2005
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Summaries
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A collection of five of the seventeen of Shakespeare's plays altered for the Restoration stages and times between 1660 and 1682. The introduction begins with an account of the events that led from civil war to the Restoration. The endnotes include an account of the plays' source materials, critical history, and stage history.
Table of Contents
Titus Andronicus, or The rape of Lavinia, ?1678p. 1
The misery of civil war (Henry VIs), 1680p. 89
The history of King Richard the second, [or] the Sicilian usurper (Richard II), 1680p. 193
Henry the Sixth, the first part, with the murder of Humphrey Duke of Glocester, 1681p. 271
The injured princess, or The fatal wager (Cymbeline), 1682p. 375
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