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Eighteenth-Century Women Playwrights.

By: Hughes, Derek.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Pickering & Chatto Publishers, 2001Edition: 1.Description: 1 online resource (1874 p.).ISBN: 9781781445488.Subject(s): Feminism -- England | Feminism -- History -- 18th century -- Sources | Women -- England -- 18th century -- SourcesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Eighteenth-Century Women PlaywrightsDDC classification: 382.102945 Online resources: Click here to access online
Contents:
18th C Women Playwrights Vol 1; Contents of the Edition; Contents to Volume 1; General Introduction; Acknowledgements; Introduction to Volume 1; Chronology of Delarivier Manley; Chronology of Eliza Haywood; List of Actors; Delarivier Manley: The Lost Lover; Delarivier Manley: The Royal Mischief; Eliza Haywood: The Fair Captive; Eliza Haywood: A Wife to be Lett; Notes to Volume 1; Select Bibliography to Volume 1; 18th C Women Playwrights Vol 2; Contents to Volume 2; Acknowledgements; Introduction to Volume 2; Chronology of Mary Pix; List of Actors; Mary Pix: The Deceiver Deceived
Mary Pix: Queen Catharine: or, The Ruines of LoveCatharine Trotter: Love at a Loss, or, Most Votes Carry It; Catharine Trotter: The Revolution of Sweden; Notes to Volume 2; Select Bibliography to Volume 2; 18th C Women Playwrights Vol 3; Contents to Volume 3; Acknowledgements; Introduction to Volume 3; Chronology of Susanna Centlivre; List of Actors; Susanna Centlivre: The Basset-Table; Susanna Centlivre: The Busie Body; Susanna Centlivre: The Wonder:A Woman Keeps a Secret; Susanna Centlivre: A Bold Stroke for a Wife; Notes to Volume 3; Select Bibliography to Volume 3
18th C Women Playwrights Vol 4Contents to Volume 4; Acknowledgements; Introduction to Volume 4; Chronology of Elizabeth Griffith; List of Actors; Elizabeth Griffith: The Platonic Wife; Elizabeth Griffith: The Double Mistake; Elizabeth Griffith: The School for Rakes; Elizabeth Griffith: A Wife in the Right; Notes to Volume 4; Select Bibliography to Volume 4; 18th C Women Playwrights Vol 5; Contents to Volume 5; Acknowledgements; Introduction to Volume 5; Chronology; List of Actors; Hannah Cowley: The Runaway; Hannah Cowley: The Belle's Stratagem; Hannah Cowley: A Bold Stroke for a Husband
Hannah Cowley: The Town Before YouNotes to Volume 5; Select Bibliography to Volume 5; 18th C Women Playwrights Vol 6; Contents to Volume 5; Acknowledgements; Introduction to Volume 6; Chronology of Elizabeth Inchbald; List of Actors; Elizabeth Inchbald: The Widow's Vow; Elizabeth Inchbald: Such Things Are; Elizabeth Inchbald: The Child of Nature; Elizabeth Inchbald: Next Door Neighbours; Elizabeth Inchbald: Wives as they Were, andMaids as they Are; Notes to Volume 6; Select Bibliography to Volume 6
Summary: This six-volume anthology documents the history of women''s drama throughout the 18th century, starting with the emergence in 1695-6 of the second generation of women dramatists to Aphra Benn. It includes the work of Catherine Trotter, Mary Pix, Eliza Haywood and Elizabeth Griffith.
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18th C Women Playwrights Vol 1; Contents of the Edition; Contents to Volume 1; General Introduction; Acknowledgements; Introduction to Volume 1; Chronology of Delarivier Manley; Chronology of Eliza Haywood; List of Actors; Delarivier Manley: The Lost Lover; Delarivier Manley: The Royal Mischief; Eliza Haywood: The Fair Captive; Eliza Haywood: A Wife to be Lett; Notes to Volume 1; Select Bibliography to Volume 1; 18th C Women Playwrights Vol 2; Contents to Volume 2; Acknowledgements; Introduction to Volume 2; Chronology of Mary Pix; List of Actors; Mary Pix: The Deceiver Deceived

Mary Pix: Queen Catharine: or, The Ruines of LoveCatharine Trotter: Love at a Loss, or, Most Votes Carry It; Catharine Trotter: The Revolution of Sweden; Notes to Volume 2; Select Bibliography to Volume 2; 18th C Women Playwrights Vol 3; Contents to Volume 3; Acknowledgements; Introduction to Volume 3; Chronology of Susanna Centlivre; List of Actors; Susanna Centlivre: The Basset-Table; Susanna Centlivre: The Busie Body; Susanna Centlivre: The Wonder:A Woman Keeps a Secret; Susanna Centlivre: A Bold Stroke for a Wife; Notes to Volume 3; Select Bibliography to Volume 3

18th C Women Playwrights Vol 4Contents to Volume 4; Acknowledgements; Introduction to Volume 4; Chronology of Elizabeth Griffith; List of Actors; Elizabeth Griffith: The Platonic Wife; Elizabeth Griffith: The Double Mistake; Elizabeth Griffith: The School for Rakes; Elizabeth Griffith: A Wife in the Right; Notes to Volume 4; Select Bibliography to Volume 4; 18th C Women Playwrights Vol 5; Contents to Volume 5; Acknowledgements; Introduction to Volume 5; Chronology; List of Actors; Hannah Cowley: The Runaway; Hannah Cowley: The Belle's Stratagem; Hannah Cowley: A Bold Stroke for a Husband

Hannah Cowley: The Town Before YouNotes to Volume 5; Select Bibliography to Volume 5; 18th C Women Playwrights Vol 6; Contents to Volume 5; Acknowledgements; Introduction to Volume 6; Chronology of Elizabeth Inchbald; List of Actors; Elizabeth Inchbald: The Widow's Vow; Elizabeth Inchbald: Such Things Are; Elizabeth Inchbald: The Child of Nature; Elizabeth Inchbald: Next Door Neighbours; Elizabeth Inchbald: Wives as they Were, andMaids as they Are; Notes to Volume 6; Select Bibliography to Volume 6

This six-volume anthology documents the history of women''s drama throughout the 18th century, starting with the emergence in 1695-6 of the second generation of women dramatists to Aphra Benn. It includes the work of Catherine Trotter, Mary Pix, Eliza Haywood and Elizabeth Griffith.

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