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Restoration plays

Restoration plays

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Published by Dent, Dutton in London, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementintroduction by Sir Edmund Gosse.
ContributionsGosse, Edmund, 1849-1928.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20783009M

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During the Restoration period, about pre-Commonwealth plays were revived, and among plays acted frequently over the years, about half date from before   Restoration comedies are plays by such lateth- and earlyth-century British playwrights as William Congreve, Aphra Behn, William Wycherley, George Farquhar, John Vanbrugh, and, later, Richard.

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Ina civil war – the Puritan Revolution. They reopened when Charles Stuart was restored to the throne, and drama flourished, with a constant stream of new plays and playwrights. This include the first women writing for the stage.

Below is a gallery of some of the Restoration's better known playwrights, including women writers Aphra Behn and Mary Pix. book binding repair, book restoration, book binding repair, book restoration, book binding repair, 30 years experience in institutions and private practice.

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Some plays survive, though only a handful of them are performed today, and few playwrights have achieved lasting fame. Leading names include William Wycherley (The Country Wife, ), George.