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Vanbrugh, John 1664-1726

Overview
Works: 949 works in 3,883 publications in 3 languages and 46,798 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Records and correspondence  Sources  Trials, litigation, etc 
Subject Headings: Dramatists, English--Early modern 
Roles: Author, Other, Translator, Architect, Adapter, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PR3737, 822.4
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The provok'd husband, or, A journey to London : a comedy by Colley Cibber( )

227 editions published between 1728 and 2005 in English and held by 3,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The provok'd wife. : A comedy. As it is acted at the Theatres-Royal in Drury-Lane and Covent-Garden. by John Vanbrugh( )

105 editions published between 1709 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Restoration Plays by Brice Harris( Book )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 1,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents eight celebrated dramatic works: The Rehearsal, The Country Wife, The Man of Mode, All for Love, Venice Preserved, The Relapse, The Way of the World, and The Beaux' Strategem
The provoked wife by John Vanbrugh( Book )

61 editions published between 1697 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this late Restoration comedy Vanbrugh not only pushes the unhappily married couple, which had been good for no more than a raucous subplot in earlier comedies of manners, centre-stage - he also makes the audience sympathise with the wife: The only thing Sir John and Lady Brute agree on is that they ought not to have married each other; now he spends his time in drunken debauchery with his cronies, while she tries to withstand the advances of her admirer Constant. After a series of farcical accidents involving cross-dressing and the eternal lover-in-the-wardrobe, the couple end where they be
The provok'd husband; or, A journey to London by Colley Cibber( )

128 editions published between 1724 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relapse ; The provoked wife ; The confederacy ; A journey to London ; The country house by John Vanbrugh( )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey to London : being part of a comedy by John Vanbrugh( )

71 editions published between 1728 and 2009 in English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The city wives' confederacy : a comedy by John Vanbrugh( )

86 editions published between 1742 and 2009 in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The provok'd wife : a comedy : marked with the variations in the manager's book at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane by John Vanbrugh( )

87 editions published between 1709 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The provoked husband: or, A journey to London : a comedy. by Colley Cibber( )

70 editions published between 1748 and 2005 in English and French and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relapse, or, Virtue in danger : being the sequel of The fool in fashion : a comedy by John Vanbrugh( )

35 editions published between 1697 and 1953 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproduction of original in the University of Texas Library. (marc) 07786248. (stc) Wing V57. (vid) 40122. (DLPS) A65075.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A65075.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions
The relapse by John Vanbrugh( Book )

38 editions published between 1697 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ironic sequel to Colley Cibber's play Love's Last Shift. The Relapse has two plots, the first concerns Loveless, a reformed libertine who has been living in the country with his wife Amanda. When the couple return to London, Loveless, true to the title, relapses and pursues his wife's friend, Berinthia. The second plot has more comedy as it concerns the marital exploits of the newly ennobled Lord Foppington a Beau of the first rank but rather dim and very vain
The provoked husband by John Vanbrugh( Book )

40 editions published between 1761 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relapse; or, Virtue in danger by John Vanbrugh( )

55 editions published between 1697 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The provok'd wife by John Vanbrugh( )

48 editions published between 1710 and 2018 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short vindication of The relapse and the provok'd wife by John Vanbrugh( Book )

31 editions published between 1698 and 1996 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vanbrugh's reply to Jeremy Collier's attack upon him in "A short view of the immorality and profaneness of the English stage"--Dict. nat. biog
The provok'd wife : a comedy : as it is acted at the new theatre in Little Lincolns-Inn-Fields by John Vanbrugh( Book )

40 editions published between 1697 and 2011 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attributed to Sir John Vanbrugh. Cf. Halkett & Laing (2nd ed.). First ed. Cf. BM. Advertisement on t.p., p. [2] in the beginning and p. [1]-[2] at end. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 12495077. (stc) Wing V55. (stc) Arber's Term cat. III 15. (stc) Wise, T.J. Ashley lib. VII 178. (stc) Woodward & McManaway 1258. (vid) 62484. (DLPS) A65060.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A65060.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions
The provok'd wife. A comedy by John Vanbrugh( )

49 editions published between 1777 and 1794 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esop : a comedy. As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury Lane by John Vanbrugh( )

37 editions published between 1730 and 1756 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mistake. A comedy by John Vanbrugh( )

36 editions published between 1754 and 2018 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The relapse
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The relapse ; The provoked wife ; The confederacy ; A journey to London ; The country houseThe relapseA short vindication of The relapse and the provok'd wifeSir John Vanbrugh : the playwright as architectSir John Vanbrugh : storyteller in stoneSir John Vanbrugh and landscape architecture in Baroque England, 1690-1730Vanbrugh and Farquhar
Alternative Names
Author 1664-1726

Author of a new comedy call'd The relapse

Author of a new comedy call'd The relapse 1664-1726

Author of The provok'd wife

Author of The provok'd wife 1664-1726

Author of The relapse

Author of The relapse 1664-1726

Brugh, John van

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John Vanbrugh

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John Vanbrugh englischer Barock-Architekt und Dramatiker

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Verbrugh, John

Джон Ванбру

Джон Ванбру англійскі архітэктар

Џон Ванбру

ג'ון ואנברו

ג'ון ואנברו סופר בריטי

جان ونبرو

جون فانبرة

จอห์น แวนบรูห์

ジョン・ヴァンブラ

約翰·凡布魯

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