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provoked wife

by Vanbrugh, John Sir

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Published by Manchester University Press in Manchester .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama -- Restoration, 1660-1700

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn Vanbrugh ; edited by Antony Coleman.
    SeriesThe Revels plays
    ContributionsColeman, Antony.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 196 p. :
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15378256M
    ISBN 10071901526X
    OCLC/WorldCa8754148

    Title: The Provoked Wife: A Comedy in Five Acts British theatre, Mrs. Inchbald Volume 9 of “The” British Theatre; Or, A Collection of Plays: Which are Acted at the Theatres Royal, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, and Haymarket, Mrs. Inchbald Volume 9 of “The” Careless Husband: A Comedy in Five Acts, Colley Cibber Volume 9 of “The” Provok'd Wife: A Comedy in Five Acts, Sir John .   The Provoked Wife by John Vanbrugh is given a production that it truly deserves at the RSC, pivoting cleverly between disgust with human mendacity and sympathy for the pain of the human situations that causes it, between the famously riotous lewdness associated with this type of play and a truly insightful and sensitive examination of sexual morals and problems of 4/5.

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