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An Index of Characters in Early Modern English Drama

Printed Plays, 15001660

by Thomas L. Berger

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plays & playwrights: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Theater - History & Criticism,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Drama,
  • Early Modern English Drama (1500-1700),
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Performing Arts,
  • English,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • British Isles,
  • Bibliographies & Indexes,
  • English drama--Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600--Indexes,
  • Performing Arts / Theater / General,
  • 17th century,
  • Indexes,
  • Characters and characteristics,
  • Characters and characteristics in literature,
  • Early modern and Elizabethan,,
  • Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600,
  • English drama

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7749012M
    ISBN 100521621496
    ISBN 109780521621496

    An Index of Characters in Early Modern English Drama: printed plays, Call Number: REF PR B4 This is a reference to all the characters who appear in English drama from to - indexing + printed : Patricia Mardeusz. The book is a much revised and expanded version of An Index of Characters in English Printed Drama to the Restoration (Microcard Editions, ). This edition indexes the names of characters in plays which no longer survive in print and characters from Latin plays of the period.

    (shelved 11 times as american-drama) avg rating — , ratings — published From to , the Folger Shakespeare Library was awarded a $, grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to create A Digital Anthology of Early Modern English Drama. A Digital Anthology is a hub for exploring data and eventually documentary editions of over four hundred extant printed English plays by Shakespeare’s contemporaries that were publicly performed between

    Madness, Magic, Metamorphosis: Unstable Character in Early Modern Drama "Fair is foul and foul is fair," chant the witches of Shakespeare's MacBeth. Following their ominous words, this course explores how physical and psychic transformations reflect the uneasy coexistence of religion, myth, science, and the supernatural in Shakespeare's England. The essays collected here reconsider the pervasive influence of Italian culture, literature and traditions on early modern English drama. The volume focuses strongly on Shakespeare but also includes contributions on Marston, Middleton, Ford, Brome, Aretino, and other early modern dramatists.


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In addition to characters' names it indexes character types (Dwarf, Gypsy), nationalities, military ranks, psychological states (Jealousy, Melancholy), occupations and professions. The book is a revised and expanded version of An Index to Characters in English Printed Drama to the Restoration (Microcard Editions, ).Pages:   The book indexes well over a thousand printed plays.

In addition to characters' names it indexes character types (Dwarf, Gypsy), nationalities (Frenchman, American), military ranks, psychological states (Jealousy, Melancholy), occupations and book is a revised and expanded version of An Index to Characters in English 5/5(1).

The book is a much revised and expanded version of An Index of Characters in English Printed Drama to the Restoration (). This edition indexes An Index of Characters in Early Modern English Drama book names of characters in plays which no longer survive in print and characters from Latin plays of the period.3/5(1).

This is an invaluable reference to all the characters who appear in English drama from to The book indexes well over a thousand printed plays. In addition to characters' names it indexes character types (Dwarf, Gypsy), nationalities (Frenchman, American), military ranks, psychological states (Jealousy, Melancholy), occupations and Edition: Updated Edition.

An index of characters in early modern English drama: printed plays, (Thomas L. Berger, William C. Bradford and Sidney L. Sondergaard, revised edition, Cambridge: Cambridge U. P., )Author: Vander Motten, Jean Pierre.

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Berger, William C. Bradford and Sidney L. A Digital Anthology of Early Modern English Drama. Discover over four hundred early modern English plays that were professionally performed in London between and Browse plays written by Shakespeare’s contemporaries; explore the repertoires of London’s professional companies; and download plays for reading and File Size: KB.

Drama theory asserts that a character faced with a dilemma feels specific positive or negative emotions that it tries to rationalize by persuading itself and others that the game should be redefined in a way that eliminates the dilemma; for example, a character with an incredible threat makes it credible by becoming angry and finding reasons.

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An Index of Characters in Early Modern English Drama: Printed Plays, by Thomas L. Berger () Hardcover – 1 Jan. by Thomas L. Berger;William C. Bradford;Sidney L. Sondergard (Author)Author: Thomas L. Berger;William C. Bradford;Sidney L. Sondergard. Book Description.

Starting from the early modern presumption of the incorporation of role with authority, Jean Lambert explores male teachers as representing and engaging with types of authority in English plays and dramatic entertainments by Shakespeare and his contemporaries from the late sixteenth to the early seventeenth century.

Produced by the Modern Language Association (MLA), this subject index dates back to the s and contains millions of citations from journals and series, as well as book publishers. Covers modern languages, literature, folklore and linguistics. Includes MLA Directory of Periodicals.

Summary: Indexing over a thousand printed plays, this book includes characters' names, nationalities, military ranks, occupations and psychological states. It is an invaluable reference to all characters in English drama from to (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Encompassing nearly a century of drama, this is the first book to provide students and scholars with a truly comprehensive guide to the early modern soliloquy. Considering the antecedents of the form in Roman, late fifteenth and mid-sixteenth century drama, it analyses its diversity, its theatrical functions and its socio-political significances.

Get this from a library. An index of characters in early modern English drama: printed plays, [Thomas L Berger; William C Bradford; Sidney L Sondergard] -- "This is an invaluable reference to all the characters who appear in English Drama fromwhen drama first appeared in print, to the Restoration of Charles II.

Dictionary of British Literary Characters: 20th Century Novels: PR C47 D5 REF: Dictionary of Real People and Places in Fiction: PN R56 REF: Index of Characters in Early Modern English Drama: Printed Plays PR B4 REF: Larousse Dictionary of Literary Characters: PR19 L37 REF: Major Characters in Author: Abbie Landry.

The period known as the English Renaissance, approximately –, saw a flowering of the drama and all the two candidates for the earliest comedy in English Nicholas Udall's Ralph Roister Doister (c. ) and the anonymous Gammer Gurton's Needle (c. ), belong to the 16th century.

During the reign of Elizabeth I (–) and then James I (–25), in the late 16th. Her PhD thesis, which focuses on representations of religious conversion in early modern English drama, will be completed in the course of She has published essays on the work of Shakespeare and Massinger; an article on the Nachleben.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Index of Characters Early Mod Drama: Printed Plays, at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5.Performing Portraits: The Portrait as Prop and Its Performative Dimension in Early Modern English Drama PART IV: The Power of Visual and Verbal Chapter Rosanna Camerlingo.

Prospero’s Rainbow: Political Miracles in The Tempest Chapter Keir Elam. "Picture is the invention of heaven": Ben Jonson and the Paradox of the Visual Index.This article is focused on English-language literature rather than the literature of England, so that it includes writers from Scotland, Wales, the Crown dependencies, and the whole of Ireland, as well as literature in English from countries of the former British Empire, including the United r, until the early 19th century, it only deals with the literature of the United Kingdom.