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country-wife

William Wycherley

country-wife

a comedy, acted at the Theatre-Royal

by William Wycherley

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Published by Printed for Samuel Briscoe ..., and Daniel Dring ... in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementwritten by Mr. Wycherley.
The Physical Object
Pagination[4], 63, [1] p.
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18542483M

THE Country-Wife, A COMEDY, Acted at the THEATRE ROYAL. Front matter Indignor quicquam reprehendi, non quia crassè Compositum illepidéve putetur, sed quia nuper: Nec veniam Antiquis, sed honorem & præmia posci. Horat. PROLOGUE, spoken by Mr. Hart. Poets like Cudgel'd Bullys, never do At first, or second blow, submit to you;File Size: KB. Find books like The Country Wife from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked The Country Wife also liked: The Rover, The M.

  The Country-Wife, comedy of manners in five acts by Restoration dramatist William Wycherley, performed and published in It satirizes the sexual duplicity of the aristocracy during the reign of Charles II. Popular for its lively characters and its double entendres, the bawdy comedy was. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Country Wife by Rebecca Sorens at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Genre/Form: Comedy plays Drama Comedies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wycherley, William, Country wife. London, E. Benn,

In The Country Wife, Horner ’s name reflects his status as a “cuckold maker,” as he gives men horns, or makes them cuckolds, when he sleeps with their wives. Sir Jasper, in contrast, is the quintessential naïve cuckold who is oblivious to his wife’s deceptions.   The Country Wife: Edition 2 - Ebook written by William Wycherley. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Country Wife: Edition : William Wycherley. Note: all page numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the Nick Hern Books edition of The Country Wife published in Act 1 Quotes Horner: A pox upon ’em, and all that force nature, and would be still what she forbids ’em! Affectation is her greatest monster.


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SyntaxTextGen not activatedOne of the most notorious Restoration comedies in existence, William Wycherley’s Pdf Country Wife is a pdf and riotous exploration of courtly and city life in the seventeenth century, which was rife with unremitting sexual intrigue and conquest.

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