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Bartholomew Fair

  [english | ]  

Ben Jonson


Summary: [Bibliography: p. xl-xll.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 31

Catiline

  [english | ]  

Ben Jonson


Summary: [Includes bibliographical references (p. 334-337).]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 263

Cynthia Revels

  [english | 1610]  

Ben Jonson


Excerpts: [... this of Jonson's domestic life. How soon Jonson drifted into what we now call grandly the theatrical ession we do not know. In 1593, Marlowe made ...... in the elder dramatist's footsteps. But Jonson's idea of a play on classical history, on the one hand, and Shakespeare's and the elder popular dramatists, ...... his fees and returns from several noblemen, and the small earnings of ...]
Genres: [drama | satireDownloads: 431

Discoveries And Some Poems

  [english | ]  

Ben Jonson


Summary: [Discoveries And Some Poems by Ben Jonson. Ben Jonson s classic work ]
Genres: [drama | poetryDownloads: 460

Epicoene

  [english | 1609]  

Ben Jonson


Summary: [v. 1. Ben Jonson by C.H. Herford Editors preface. Every man in his humour. Every man out of his humour. The poetaster.--v. 2. Bartholomew Fair. Cynthias revels or The fountain of self-love. Sejanus his fall.--v. 3. Volpone or The fox. Epicne or The silent woman. The alchemist.]
Genres: [dramaDownloads: 20

Epicoene Or The Silent Woman

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Ben Jonson


Summary: [v. 1. Ben Jonson by C.H. Herford Editors preface. Every man in his humour. Every man out of his humour. The poetaster.--v. 2. Bartholomew Fair. Cynthias revels or The fountain of self-love. Sejanus his fall.--v. 3. Volpone or The fox. Epicne or The silent woman. The alchemist.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 137

Every Man In His Humor 2nd Version

  [english | 1598]  

Ben Jonson


Excerpts: [... Bardolph, Pistol, Dame Quickly, and the rest, whether in Henry IV. or in The Merry Wives of Windsor, all are conceived in the spirit of humours. ...... that he was a bold impertinent fellow. . .a perpetual talker and made a noise like a drum in a room. So one time at a tavern Sir Walter Raleigh beats ...... Fair, and The Devil is an Ass, which was written too late. It included ...]
Genres: [dramaDownloads: 244

Every Man In His Humour

  [english | 1598]  

Ben Jonson


Excerpts: [... his first dramatic success, Every Man in His Humour, to him. It is doubtful whether Jonson ever went to either university, though Fuller says that ...... of placing Horace in the court of a Norman king is the result. But Dekker's play is not without its palpable hits at the arrogance, the literary pride, ...... cleverness, character successfully conceived in the manner of ...]
Genres: [dramaDownloads: 215

Every Man Out Of His Humour

  [english | 1599]  

Ben Jonson


Excerpts: [... conditions. He says as to the laws of the old comedy (meaning by laws, such matters as the unities of time and place and the use of chorus): I ...... all his ancient history from North's translation of Plutarch and dramatise his subject without further inquiry. Jonson was a scholar and a classical ...... the failure of this play that caused Jonson to give over writing for the ...]
Genres: [dramaDownloads: 60

Sejanus

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Ben Jonson


Summary: [Dedicated To the Right Honourable John Earl of Bute.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 380

Sejanus His Fall

  [english | 1603]  

Ben Jonson


Summary: [Dedicated To the Right Honourable John Earl of Bute.]
Genres: [dramaDownloads: 2

The Alchemist

  [english | 1610]  

Ben Jonson


Summary: [Bibliography: p. 392-398.]
Genres: [drama | humorDownloads: 82

The New Inne

  [english | ]  

Ben Jonson


Summary: [STC (2nd ed.)]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 429

The Poetaster

  [english | 1610]  

Ben Jonson


Excerpts: [... in His Humour was accepted by Shakespeare's company and acted for the first time in 1598, with Shakespeare taking a part. The evidence of this is contained ...... jester, and elsewhere as the grand scourge or second untruss [that is, satirist], of the time (Joseph Hall being by his own boast the first, and Marston's ...... the lyrics of Jonson a certain stiffness and formality, a ...]
Genres: [dramaDownloads: 484

Volpone

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Ben Jonson


Summary: [Poster for Federal Theatre Project presentation of Volpone at the Mayan Theatre showing a skull with gold coins.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 15