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Some account of the English stage, from the restoration in 1660 to 1830.

John Genest

Some account of the English stage, from the restoration in 1660 to 1830.

by John Genest

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Published by Printed by H. E. Carrington; sold by T. Rodd, London in Bath .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Theater -- Great Britain -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWright, Katheryn Thorne, 1895- [from old catalog]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2581 .G4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination10 v.
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23721438M
    LC Control Number11019276

    Some account of the English stage, from the Restoration in to Genest, John, [ Book: ] View online (access conditions). Because they are the repertory, plays by Shakespeare and Johnson are there as well as most of the major plays written in the Restoration and eighteenth century. Some Account of the English Stage, by John Genest. Notes on plays, playwrights, and actors from Volume 10 contains an index of play titles and authors.

    In two Gentlemen perform a similar plot function. In this case there is a stage direction marking their entrance that provides locational information, albeit couched in pre-Restoration usage: “Enter two Gentlemen as from the Sessions house”. If scenery is intended here, the “as from” direction makes a street setting a logical choice. Restoration Literature: Political, Social and Economic Background to Restoration England. – the Restoration of monarchy in England. Charles II comes to the throne from exile, he is later followed by his brother James II who is eventually deposed and exiled as a result of the Glorious Revolution of

    A complete list of plays discussed in the Journal of John Waldie Theatre Commentaries, , with cross-references to John Genest, Some Account of the English Stage: from the Restoration in to 10 volumes. Bath: H.E. Carrington, A complete list of plays discussed in the Journal of John Waldie Theatre Commentaries, , with cross-references to John Genest, Some Account of the English Stage: from the Restoration in to volumes. Bath: H.E. Carrington,


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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Genest, John, Some account of the English stage from the Restoration in to Full text of "Some account of the English stage, from the restoration in to " See other formats.

Some Account of the English Stage, from the Restoration in to10 vols., Bath: Carrington,occasional light spotting, original blind stamped cloth, sunned to. Restoration literature, English literature written after the Restoration of the monarchy in following the period of the Commonwealth.

Some literary historians speak of the period as bounded by the reign of Charles II (–85), while others prefer to include within. John Genest, Some Account of the English Stage: From the Restoration in to Published in 10 volumes Individual volumes can be quite difficult to track : Dr Ian Mccormick.

This book has been cited by the following publications. Genest, John, Some Account of the English Stage from the Restoration in to10 vols (Bath: H. Carrington, ). in The Prologues and Epilogues of the Restoration –, ed. Pierre Danchin, 4 parts (Nancy: Cited by: Some Account of the English Stage, from the Restoration in toISBN X, ISBNLike New Used, Free shipping in the US Some Account of the English Stage, from the Restoration in to [By Joh.

$ A book that looks new but has been read. Cover has no visible wear, Seller Rating: % positive. During his times in Bath he wrote Some Account of the English Stage from the Restoration in toBath, 10 vols.

It is accurate and well-researched. References "Genest, John". Dictionary of National Biography. London: Smith, Elder & Co. – Notes. Cambridge Core - English Literature - The Cambridge History of English Literature, – - edited by John Richetti. A History of Restoration Drama, Allardyce Nicoll.

The University Press, - English drama - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are Charles close comedy Congreve continued Court D'Avenant December direction drama dramatists Dryden Duke Duke's early Elizabethan English English Studies epilogue evidently.

The term Restoration is also used to describe the period of several years after, in which a new political settlement was established. It is very often used to cover the whole reign of Charles II (–) and often the brief reign of his younger brother James II (–).

In certain contexts it may be used to cover the whole period of the later Stuart monarchs as far as the death of Followed by: Georgian era. Gender & Violence on Stage.

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The term Restoration is often extended to the period followingand is especially associated with a flowering of English literature, notably in Restoration drama. In French history, it refers to the restoration of the Bourbons (–30) after the defeat of Napoleon.

Some Account of the English Stage, from the Restoration in to 10 vols. Bath: H. Carrington, Glasstone, Victor.

Victorian and Edwardian Theatres: An. Inin what is known as the English Restoration, General George Monck met with Charles and arranged to restore him in exchange for a promise of amnesty and religious toleration for. Jane Lessingham née Hemet ( or –- 13 March ) (married name Jane Stott) was a stage actress from to Lessingham predominately performed at the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden, where she was known for both her beauty and her skill as a comedy actress.

His body is buried in St. James's Church. During his stay in Bath he wrote ‘Some Account of the English Stage from the Restoration in to ,’ Bath, 10 vols.8vo, a work of great labour and research, which forms the basis of most exact knowledge concerning the stage.

It was first attributed to Behn in in John Genest’s Some Account of the English Stage, from the Restoration in towho asserts that ‘it does not appear who altered Middleton’s play – but it is so much improved, that it seems probable that Mrs.

Behn was the person who made the alteration – 2 or 3 new scenes are added. English Restoration (–) Cromwell was unable to establish a successful government, so Charles II, the son of the former king, was able to take the throne after Cromwell’s death in Charles II was passionate about architecture and art.