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Vanbrugh, John 1664-1726

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Works: 1,006 works in 3,767 publications in 3 languages and 46,528 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Records and correspondence  Drama  Sources  Trials, litigation, etc 
Subject Headings: Dramatists, English--Early modern 
Roles: Author, Other, Adapter, Translator, Creator, Architect, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR3737, 822.4
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Restoration Plays by Brice Harris( Book )

10 editions published between 1932 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents eight celebrated dramatic works: The Rehearsal, The Country Wife, The Man of Mode, All for Love, Venice Preserved, The Relapse, The Way of the World, and The Beaux' Strategem
The provoked wife by John Vanbrugh( Book )

57 editions published between 1697 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this late Restoration comedy Vanbrugh not only pushes the unhappily married couple, which had been good for no more than a raucous subplot in earlier comedies of manners, centre-stage - he also makes the audience sympathise with the wife: The only thing Sir John and Lady Brute agree on is that they ought not to have married each other; now he spends his time in drunken debauchery with his cronies, while she tries to withstand the advances of her admirer Constant. After a series of farcical accidents involving cross-dressing and the eternal lover-in-the-wardrobe, the couple end where they be
The provoked husband by John Vanbrugh( Book )

48 editions published between 1728 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relapse by John Vanbrugh( Book )

39 editions published between 1697 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ironic sequel to Colley Cibber's play Love's Last Shift. The Relapse has two plots, the first concerns Loveless, a reformed libertine who has been living in the country with his wife Amanda. When the couple return to London, Loveless, true to the title, relapses and pursues his wife's friend, Berinthia. The second plot has more comedy as it concerns the marital exploits of the newly ennobled Lord Foppington a Beau of the first rank but rather dim and very vain
A short vindication of The relapse and the provok'd wife by John Vanbrugh( Book )

29 editions published between 1698 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vanbrugh's reply to Jeremy Collier's attack upon him in "A short view of the immorality and profaneness of the English stage"--Dict. nat. biog
The relapse, or, Virtue in danger : being the sequel of The fool in fashion : a comedy acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane by John Vanbrugh( Book )

53 editions published between 1697 and 1976 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproduction of original in the University of Texas Library. (marc) 07786248. (stc) Wing V57. (vid) 40122. (DLPS) A65075.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A65075.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions
The provok'd husband, or, A journey to London : a comedy by Colley Cibber( Book )

137 editions published between 1728 and 2005 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The provok'd wife : a comedy : as it is acted at the new theatre in Little Lincolns-Inn-Fields by John Vanbrugh( Book )

39 editions published between 1697 and 1996 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attributed to Sir John Vanbrugh. Cf. Halkett & Laing (2nd ed.). First ed. Cf. BM. Advertisement on t.p., p. [2] in the beginning and p. [1]-[2] at end. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 12495077. (stc) Wing V55. (stc) Arber's Term cat. III 15. (stc) Wise, T.J. Ashley lib. VII 178. (stc) Woodward & McManaway 1258. (vid) 62484. (DLPS) A65060.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A65060.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions
The provok'd husband; or, A journey to London by Colley Cibber( Book )

147 editions published between 1720 and 2009 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete works of Sir John Vanbrugh; the plays edited by Bonamy Dobrée by John Vanbrugh( Book )

21 editions published between 1927 and 1967 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The provok'd wife : a comedy by John Vanbrugh( Book )

130 editions published between 1710 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey to London : being part of a comedy by John Vanbrugh( Book )

68 editions published between 1728 and 2009 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The city wives' confederacy : a comedy by John Vanbrugh( Book )

86 editions published between 1742 and 2009 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plays by John Vanbrugh( Book )

49 editions published between 1719 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relapse ; The provoked wife ; The confederacy ; A journey to London ; The country house by John Vanbrugh( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The provoked husband: or, A journey to London : a comedy. by Colley Cibber( Book )

53 editions published between 1748 and 2005 in English and French and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The provok'd wife : a comedy. As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane. Written by Sir John Vanbrugh by John Vanbrugh( Book )

45 editions published between 1727 and 1761 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The work of John Vanbrugh by Geoffrey Beard( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leven en werk van de Engelse architect John Vanbrugh (1664-1726)
The relapse, or, Virtue in danger : a comedy by John Vanbrugh( Book )

36 editions published in 1795 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esop : a comedy. As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury Lane by John Vanbrugh( Book )

36 editions published between 1730 and 1735 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The relapse
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English (1,284)

French (17)

Spanish (1)

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The provoked wifeThe relapseA short vindication of The relapse and the provok'd wifeThe relapse ; The provoked wife ; The confederacy ; A journey to London ; The country houseSir John Vanbrugh : the playwright as architectSir John Vanbrugh : storyteller in stoneSir John Vanbrugh and landscape architecture in Baroque England, 1690-1730