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Vanbrugh, John 1664-1726

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Works: 1,025 works in 3,833 publications in 3 languages and 46,551 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, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Architect, Creator, Adapter
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 1,339 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 )
62 editions published between 1697 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,286 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 )
47 editions published between 1728 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 688 libraries worldwide
The relapse by John Vanbrugh( Book )
39 editions published between 1697 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 641 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 )
32 editions published between 1698 and 1996 in English and held by 477 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 provok'd wife : a comedy : as it is acted at the new theatre in Little Lincolns-Inn-Fields by John Vanbrugh( Book )
38 editions published between 1697 and 1996 in English and held by 414 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 : a comedy by Colley Cibber( Book )
140 editions published between 1728 and 2005 in English and held by 399 libraries worldwide
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 364 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 312 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 262 libraries worldwide
The city wives' confederacy : a comedy by John Vanbrugh( Book )
85 editions published between 1742 and 2009 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
The false friend : a comedy ; as it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane by His Majesty's servants by John Vanbrugh( Book )
53 editions published between 1702 and 2005 in English and held by 211 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 175 libraries worldwide
The provok'd wife. : a comedy by John Vanbrugh( Book )
82 editions published between 1709 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 167 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 )
46 editions published between 1727 and 1761 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
The work of John Vanbrugh by Geoffrey Beard( Book )
5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Leven en werk van de Engelse architect John Vanbrugh (1664-1726)
The relapse; or, Virtue in danger by John Vanbrugh( Book )
36 editions published in 1795 in English and held by 113 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 99 libraries worldwide
The provok'd wife : a comedy. As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane by John Vanbrugh( Book )
34 editions published between 1709 and 1759 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
The mistake. A comedy by John Vanbrugh( Book )
35 editions published between 1754 and 2010 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
 
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Author 1664-1726
Author of a new comedy call'd The relapse
Author of a new comedy call'd The relapse 1664-1726
Author of The provok'd wife
Author of The provok'd wife 1664-1726
Author of The relapse
Author of The relapse 1664-1726
Brugh, John van 1664-1726
John Vanbrugh
John Vanbrugh architetto e drammaturgo inglese
John Vanbrugh auteur dramatique et architecte
John Vanbrugh Brits architect
John Vanbrugh englischer Barock-Architekt und Dramatiker
John Vanbrugh Sir
Provok'd wife, Author of the
Provok'd wife, Author of the 1664-1726
Relapse, Author of a new comedy call'd The 1664-1726
Relapse, Author of the
Relapse, Author of the 1664-1726
Van Brugg, John
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Vanburgh, John 1664-1726 Sir
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Verbrugh, John
Джон Ванбру
Џон Ванбру
ג'ון ואנברו
ג'ון ואנברו סופר בריטי
جان ونبرو
جون فانبرة
จอห์น แวนบรูห์
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約翰·凡布魯
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