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The Resource Widows and suitors in early modern English comedy, Jennifer Panek

Widows and suitors in early modern English comedy, Jennifer Panek

Label
Widows and suitors in early modern English comedy
Title
Widows and suitors in early modern English comedy
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Panek
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The courtship and remarriage of a rich widow was a popular motif in early modern comic theatre. Jennifer Panek brings together a variety of texts, from ballads and jest-books to sermons and court records, to examine the staple widow of comedy in her cultural context
Cataloging source
MT4IT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Panek, Jennifer
Dewey number
822/.052309352654
Index
index present
LC call number
PR658.W53
LC item number
P36 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English drama
  • Widows in literature
  • English drama (Comedy)
  • Courtship in literature
  • Comédie anglaise
  • Relations entre hommes et femmes dans la littérature
  • Veuves dans la littérature
  • Mariage dans la littérature
  • DRAMA
  • Courtship in literature
  • English drama (Comedy)
  • English drama
  • Widows in literature
  • Toneelstukken
  • Engels
  • Hofmakerij
  • Weduwen
  • Witwe
  • Wiederverheiratung
  • Komödie
  • Englisch
Label
Widows and suitors in early modern English comedy, Jennifer Panek
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 222-236) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The widow's choice : female remarriage in early modern England -- The widow's threat : domestic government and male anxiety -- The suitor's fantasy : courtship and compensation -- The husband's fear : the lusty widow as wife -- A playwright's response : four Middletonian remarriage plots
Control code
252529738
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 243 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780521036627
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252529738
Label
Widows and suitors in early modern English comedy, Jennifer Panek
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 222-236) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The widow's choice : female remarriage in early modern England -- The widow's threat : domestic government and male anxiety -- The suitor's fantasy : courtship and compensation -- The husband's fear : the lusty widow as wife -- A playwright's response : four Middletonian remarriage plots
Control code
252529738
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 243 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780521036627
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252529738

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