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Title: The comedy of SIR WILLIAM DAVENANT.
Description: The Hague/Paris, Mouton, 1967. 1st edition. Hard bound with dustjacket, 21,5cmx14,5cm, Good copy. 'Studies in English Literature' - volume XXIV. Chapters: I. Career, literary and otherwise. II. Comedy in the 17th century. III. Davenant's comedies. 1). The wits. 2). News from Plymouth. 3). The playhouse to be let. IV. Comedy in Davenant's tragedies and tragicomedies. 1). Albovine, king of the Lombards. 2). The cruel brother. 3). The siege. 4). The just Italian. 5). Love and honour. 6). The platonic lovers. 7). The unfortunate lovers. 8). The fair favourite. 9). The distresses. 10). The first day's entertainment at Rutland House. V. Comedy in Davenant's translations and adaptations. 1). The playhouse to be let. 2). The law against lovers. 3). Macbeth. 4). The rivals. 5). The tempest. 6). The man's the master. VI. Conclusions. With notes and bibliography. 179 pag.

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