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This book is a study of Ben Jonson's relationship with his audience in the public theater, as the relationship changed in the course of his career from the comical satires to Bartholomew Fair

Originally published in 1984.

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Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Title Page, Copyright
  2. pp. i-v
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  1. CONTENTS
  2. p. vii
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  1. PREFACE
  2. pp. ix-xi
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  1. INTRODUCTION
  2. pp. 3-16
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  1. ONE. The Comical Satires
  2. pp. 17-46
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  1. TWO. Sejanus: The People's Beastly Rage
  2. pp. 47-69
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  1. THREE. Volpone: "Fooles, They Are the Onely Nation Worth Mens Envy, or Admiration."
  2. pp. 70-104
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  1. FOUR. Epicene: 'I'le Doe Good To No Man Against His Will."
  2. pp. 105-124
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  1. FIVE. The Alchemist: "Yet I Put My Selfe on You"
  2. pp. 125-156
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  1. SIX. Bartholomew Fair: Jonson's Masque for the Multitude
  2. pp. 157-189
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  1. SEVEN. Beyond Bartholomew Fair
  2. pp. 190-206
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  1. CONCLUSION. THE THEATER OF SELF-INTEREST
  2. pp. 207-227
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  1. NOTES
  2. pp. 229-239
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  1. INDEX
  2. pp. 241-243
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Additional Information

ISBN
9781400857135
MARC Record
OCLC
889252100
Pages
256
Launched on MUSE
2015-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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