Roscius Anglicanus.

  • 286 Pages
  • 0.10 MB
  • English
B. Blom , New York
Theater -- England -- History -- 17th century, English drama -- Restoration, 1660-1700 -- History and crit



Other titlesSatyr upon the players.
StatementEdited by Montague Summers.
ContributionsSummers, Montague, 1880-1948.
LC ClassificationsPN2592 .D6 1968
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 286 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5612307M
LC Control Number68020220

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i ROSCIUS ANGLICANUS, OR, AN HISTORICAL REVIEW OF THE STAGE From toBY JOHN DOWNES. A Facsimile Reprint of the Rare Original of By the Renaissance, Roscius formed the paradigm for dramatic excellence.

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13, Roscius Anglicanus, p “Sir William’s great Care of having it perfect and exactly perform’d, it produc’d to. Robert D. Hume / 4. Fiction in English from the Origins of Print toed. Thomas Keymer, Vol.

1 of. The Oxford History of the Novel in English (Oxford: Oxford University Press ), chap. 2, pages “Axiologies: Past and Present Concepts of Literary Value,” Modern Language Quarterly, (), More editions of Roscius Anglicanus: Roscius Anglicanus (): ISBN () Hardcover, Kessinger Publishing, LLC, ; Roscius Anglicanus: ISBN () Softcover, HardPress Publishing, Buy Roscius Anglicanus (Classic Reprint) by John Downes (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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The information thus obtained, pieced out by that supplied him by Charles Booth, sometime book-keeper to the company of Thomas Killigrew, holder of the second patent from Charles II, enabled Downes to write his ‘Roscius Anglicanus, or an Historical Review of the Stage,’ London, None of Henry Nevil Payne's plays, The Fatal Jealousie (), The Morning Ramble (), The Siege of Constantinople (), bears his name on the title-page.

Plenty of external evidence exists, however, to prove his claim to them. John Downes, in Roscius Anglicanus (), has this to say: Loves Jealousy [i.e. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Judith Milhous books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

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27 of of access: InternetAuthor: fl. John Downes. Secret Love, or The Maiden Queen is a tragicomedy written by John play, commonly known by its more distinctive subtitle, was acted by the King's Company at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane (which had escaped the Great Fire of London the year before).

The premiere occurred on 2 March, and was a popular success. About this Item: The Pushkin Press, Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. Red cloth over boards, gold spine titles, pages, frontispiece, cover has edge wear, light damp stain, spine faded, endpapers, has damp stain fade to edges, book seller stamp, name written in pencil, corners bumped, light soil to page tips, index has pencil checks, content is in very good.

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Mr. Waldron, who, inproduced a new edition of the “Roscius Anglicanus,” with notes by Tom Davies, the biographer of Garrick, decides that Downes’s mention of the “art of painting” has reference to the art of “painting the face and marking it with dark lines to imitate the wrinkles of old age.” This, Waldron continues.The Woman's Prize, or the Tamer Tamed is a Jacobean comedy written by John initial publication occurred in the first Beaumont and Fletcher folio ofthough it was obviously written much earlier (Fletcher died in ).There is no doubt that the play is the work of Fletcher alone; his highly distinctive and characteristic pattern of linguistic preferences is continuous .ROBERT D.

HUMEBibliography (December ) Born 25 July B.A. Haverford College, Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania, Evan Pugh University Professor, The Pennsylvania State University, Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of English Literature, The Pennsylvania State University,