A short view of the immorality and profaneness of the English stage, 1698

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Scolar Press, 1971 - Performing Arts - 288 pages
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"This book censured immortality and profanity in recent plays by the so-called 'Orange comedians', foremost among whom were Congreve and Vanbrugh. It did so in a style of close textual analysis that ... Read full review

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THE Introduction Page i The Immodesty os the Stage p
5
The Natural Serviceableness of this Quality p
11
This proved from Plautus Ibid
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