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Vanbrugh, John 1664-1726

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Works: 914 works in 3,680 publications in 3 languages and 45,113 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Records and correspondence  Drama  Portraits  Sources 
Subject Headings: Dramatists, English--Early modern 
Roles: Author, Other, Architect, Translator, Adapter, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PR3737, 822.4
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The provoked wife by John Vanbrugh( Book )
106 editions published between 1697 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,458 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 provok'd husband, or, A journey to London a comedy by Colley Cibber( Book )
357 editions published between 1720 and 2009 in English and held by 933 libraries worldwide
The provoked husband by John Vanbrugh( Book )
47 editions published between 1728 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 668 libraries worldwide
The relapse by John Vanbrugh( Book )
40 editions published between 1697 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 646 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
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 )
55 editions published between 1697 and 1976 in English and held by 478 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 wife. : A comedy. As it is acted at the Theatres-Royal in Drury-Lane and Covent-Garden. by John Vanbrugh( Book )
172 editions published between 1709 and 1778 in English and Undetermined and held by 439 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 )
37 editions published between 1697 and 2011 in English and held by 425 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 relapse; or, Virtue in danger by John Vanbrugh( Book )
37 editions published between 1696 and 2001 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
Vanbrugh's play tells of Loveless's relapse into marital infidelity when he falls for the beautiful Berinthia. Meanwhile, Worthy, an ex-lover of Berinthia's, tries to seduce Amanda by alerting her to her husband's unfaithfulness. Vanbrugh's play also features a prominent and hugely entertaining subplot in which the newly ennobled Lord Foppington vies unknowingly with his penniless younger brother for the hand in marriage of Sir Tunbelly Clumsy's daughter, Hoydon
A short vindication of The relapse and the provok'd wife by John Vanbrugh( Book )
21 editions published between 1698 and 1973 in English and held by 423 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 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 313 libraries worldwide
A journey to London being part of a comedy by John Vanbrugh( Book )
69 editions published between 1728 and 2009 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
The city wives' confederacy : a comedy by John Vanbrugh( Book )
86 editions published between 1742 and 2009 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Plays by John Vanbrugh( Book )
53 editions published between 1719 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 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 174 libraries worldwide
The work of John Vanbrugh by Geoffrey Beard( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 115 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 109 libraries worldwide
The provok'd wife : a comedy by John Vanbrugh( Book )
45 editions published between 1777 and 1794 in English and held by 107 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 94 libraries worldwide
The confederacy. : a comedy. As it is acted at the Queen's Theatre in the Hay-Market by John Vanbrugh( Book )
30 editions published between 1730 and 1877 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
The provok'd wife by John Vanbrugh( Book )
43 editions published between 1710 and 2005 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
 
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Author 1664-1726
Author of a new comedy call'd The relapse 1664-1726
Author of The provok'd wife 1664-1726
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 1664-1726
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Verbrugh, John
Джон Ванбру
Џон Ванбру
ג'ון ואנברו
ג'ון ואנברו סופר בריטי
جان ونبرو
جون فانبرة
จอห์น แวนบรูห์
ジョン・ヴァンブラ
約翰·凡布魯
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