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Lady Nitwit = La dama boba

Author: Lope de Vega; William I Oliver
Publisher: Tempe, Ariz. : Bilingual Press, ©1998.
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"Lady Nitwit/La dama boba is a perceptive character study of a female scatterbrain made wise in the ways of the world through the power of love. The plot moves rapidly from one delightfully comic situation to another, evoking the contradictions encountered in the course of love." "The dialogue sparkles with humor and repartee. The theme is universal in its appeal, and the treatment given it by Lope has the ring of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Translations
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Vega, Lope de, 1562-1635.
Lady Nitwit.
Tempe, Ariz. : Bilingual Press, ©1998
(OCoLC)607135916
Online version:
Vega, Lope de, 1562-1635.
Lady Nitwit.
Tempe, Ariz. : Bilingual Press, ©1998
(OCoLC)627877980
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lope de Vega; William I Oliver
ISBN: 0927534746 9780927534741
OCLC Number: 38478534
Description: xxii, 182 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: 1. Lope in the Year of La dama boba --
2. La dama baba in the Current of Women's Rights --
3. Who Was Lope de Vega Carpio? --
4. Rules and Objectives of This Translation --
5. Verse versus Prose --
6. Verse Forms of the Original --
7. The Song and Dance --
8. The Acting of La dama boba --
Lady Nitwit/La dama boba.
Other Titles: Dama boba.
Dama boba
Responsibility: Lope de Vega ; introduction and translation by William I. Oliver.

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"Lady Nitwit/La dama boba is a perceptive character study of a female scatterbrain made wise in the ways of the world through the power of love. The plot moves rapidly from one delightfully comic situation to another, evoking the contradictions encountered in the course of love." "The dialogue sparkles with humor and repartee. The theme is universal in its appeal, and the treatment given it by Lope has the ring of modernity that makes this play one of the best comedies in his repertory. This edition features a prose translation of the original seventeenth-century play in facing page format."--Jacket.

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