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The Resource Ben Jonson's "dotages" : a reconsideration of the late plays, Larry S. Champion

Ben Jonson's "dotages" : a reconsideration of the late plays, Larry S. Champion

Label
Ben Jonson's "dotages" : a reconsideration of the late plays
Title
Ben Jonson's "dotages"
Title remainder
a reconsideration of the late plays
Statement of responsibility
Larry S. Champion
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Although there has been a general revival of interest in Ben Jonson's dramatic work in the past twenty years, little critical effort has been directed to his late plays -- dismissed by John Dryden as the ""dotages"" of an aging mind. Through a close reading of The Devil Is an Ass, The Staple of News, The New Inn, and The Magnetic Lady in light of Jonson's own theories of comedy, author Larry S. Champion demonstrates that they reveal the same precise construction and dramatic control found in his acclaimed masterpieces. Furthermore, these works reflect Jonson's continued emphasis upon reali
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Champion, Larry S
Dewey number
822.3
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR2638 .C48
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Jonson, Ben
  • English drama
  • Jonson, Ben
  • DRAMA
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Criticism and interpretation
  • English drama
Label
Ben Jonson's "dotages" : a reconsideration of the late plays, Larry S. Champion
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Acknowledgments; Contents; I. In the Shadow of Success: Jonson's 'Dotages'; II. The Theory Formulated: The Aims of the Comic Poet; III. The Devil Is an Ass: Jonson's Comic Morality; IV. The Staple of News: Allegory of the Golden Mean; V. The New Inn: Abortive Court Satire; VI. The Magnetic Lady: The Close of His Circle; VII. Popular Taste & the Late Comedies: A Refusal to Compromise; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; P; R; S; T; U; W
Control code
900345157
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (167 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781322601892
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129db3h
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900345157
Label
Ben Jonson's "dotages" : a reconsideration of the late plays, Larry S. Champion
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Acknowledgments; Contents; I. In the Shadow of Success: Jonson's 'Dotages'; II. The Theory Formulated: The Aims of the Comic Poet; III. The Devil Is an Ass: Jonson's Comic Morality; IV. The Staple of News: Allegory of the Golden Mean; V. The New Inn: Abortive Court Satire; VI. The Magnetic Lady: The Close of His Circle; VII. Popular Taste & the Late Comedies: A Refusal to Compromise; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; P; R; S; T; U; W
Control code
900345157
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (167 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781322601892
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129db3h
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900345157

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