This Revels Student Edition, with a carefully modernized text, presents new material about Volpone 's debt to the popular Reynard beast epic and Italian commedia dell 'art and discusses its mockery of greed in relation to two Renaissance perversions of the myth of a Golden Age. Referring to famous productions, it pays particular attention to decisions that must be made whenever the play is performed.
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Review: VolponeUser Review - Eleni - Goodreads
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Review: VolponeUser Review - Matt - Goodreads
In my opinion, Volpone is Jonson's finest play. Fun, energetic, and full of twists without breaking Jonson's love of the Unities... Volpone makes everyone, Ben included, happy. Read full review