By John Crown (June 1671; pub. 1671)
According to the Literature Online database only 15 plays first performed in the period 1660-1700 begin with a song, and this is the first. 917 more words
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By Edward Revet (March 1671; pub. 1671)
Genest’s evaluation of Revet’s nostalgic (or simply old-fashioned) comedy is about right: “it has no particular fault, but the plot is slight, and the dialogue insipid”. 762 more words
4 days, 13 hours
The Book of ORIANO
First Chapter: The Artifice of ORIANO, the empirical science.
1.1 ORIANO is an absolute conceptual ambition! An ideal is actual.
1.2 ORIANO is the force or energy, the power of sanctity, that regenerates the self. 8,860 more words
6 days, 23 hours
By Edward Howard (March 1671; pub. 1671)
As with The Women’s Conquest, Howard provides little information about scenery or settings in this play. There are three vague scene headings (to 4.1, 4.2, & 5.1). 663 more words
1 week, 1 day
1 week, 2 days