Language in Wycherley's Plays: Seventeenth-Century Language Theory and Drama.

By: Thompson, James.

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8vo - 23.5 x 15 cm.; ix - 151 pp. Gray cloth over boards with gilt lettering and white decorations on the front, gilt and white lettering on the spine. Notes, ten page bibliography, index. Contents: I - Restoration Philosophies of Language, II - Restoration Ethics of Language, III - 'Love in a Wood' and Decorum, IV - Clothing Thought with Language in 'The Gentleman Dancing-Master', V - Figurative Language in 'The Country Wife', VI - Correctness and 'The Plain-Dealer'. Tight and clean, an unused copy with a review slip laid in.

Title: Language in Wycherley's Plays: Seventeenth-Century Language Theory and Drama.

Author Name: Thompson, James.

Categories: Drama/Plays,

Publisher: Tuscaloosa, Alabama., University Of Alabama Press.: 1984

ISBN Number: 0817301763

ISBN Number 13: 9780817301767

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 5750

Keywords: James Thompson; William Wycherley; English; Language; Theory; Criticism; Drama; Literature; Restoration; Love in a Wood The Gentelman Dancing Master The Country Wife The Plain Dealer