English Comedies

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Wildside Press LLC, Sep 1, 2007 - Drama - 384 pages
This volume includes: "The Country Wife," by William Wycherley; "The Way of the World," by William Congreve; "The Beggar's Opera," by John Gay; "The Rirals," by Richard Brinsley Sheridan; plus songs, verses, prologues, and epilogues. Introduction by William Makepeace Thackery (on Restoration Comedy).
 

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Contents

THE COUNTRY WIFE William Wycherley
7
THE WAY OF THE WORLD William Congreve
91
THE BEGGARS OPERA John Gay
161
THE RIVALS Richard Brinsley Sheridan
221
THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL Richard Brinsley Sheridan
289
SONGS VERSES PROLOGUES AND EPILOGUES
351

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