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rivals, The school for scandal, The critic [R.B. Sheridan]

B. A. Phythian

rivals, The school for scandal, The critic [R.B. Sheridan]

by B. A. Phythian

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Published by Blackwell in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sheridan, Richard Brinsley, -- 1751-1816.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementB.A. Phythian.
    SeriesNotes on English literature
    The Physical Object
    Pagination91 p. ;
    Number of Pages91
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16747552M

    The Rivals, a play by Richard Brinsley Sheridan, is a comedy of manners in five acts. It was first performed on 17 January The Rivals was Sheridan's first play. At the time, he was a young newlywed living in Bath. At Sheridan’s insistence, upon marriage his wife Eliza (born Elizabeth Linley) had given up her career as a singer.   Richly exploited comic situations, effervescent wit, and intricate plots combine to make Sheridan''s work among the best of of all English comedy. The School for Scandal () is his masterpiece, a brilliantly crafted comedy of contrasts in which brothers Joseph and Charles Surface contend for Maria, with hilariously differing intentions and results. Also a work of acute comic irony, .

    Book Description Palgrave Macmillan, Condition: Poor. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. “This book is an excellent accounting of one of the greatest and most influential playwrights in the English language, Richard Brinsley Sheridan. While his output is lamentably spare, two of his play, The Rivals and The School for Scandal, have entered the canon, both academically and theatrically, as peaks of eighteenth-century comedy Dr.

    Two of them -- The School for Scandal and The Rivals -- are among the funniest in the English Rivals, brimming with false identities and with romantic entanglements carried on amid a cloud of parental disapproval, satirizes the pretentiousness and sentimentality of the age.   the rivals. st. patrick’s day. the duenna. a trip to scarborough. the school for scandal. the camp. the critic. the glorious first of june. pizarro. the poetry. the poems of richard brinsley sheridan. the non-fiction. the legislative independence of ireland vindicated. a comparative statement of the two bills, for the better government of the.


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