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Vanbrugh, John 1664-1726

Overview
Works: 921 works in 3,683 publications in 3 languages and 45,061 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Records and correspondence  Drama  Portraits  Sources 
Subject Headings: Dramatists, English--Early modern 
Roles: Author, Other, Creator, Adapter, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Architect
Classifications: PR3737, 822.4
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The provoked wife by John Vanbrugh( Book )

106 editions published between 1697 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,458 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 relapse by John Vanbrugh( Book )

76 editions published between 1696 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vanbrugh's play tells of Loveless's relapse into marital infidelity when he falls for the beautiful Berinthia. Meanwhile, Worthy, an ex-lover of Berinthia's, tries to seduce Amanda by alerting her to her husband's unfaithfulness. Vanbrugh's play also features a prominent and hugely entertaining subplot in which the newly ennobled Lord Foppington vies unknowingly with his penniless younger brother for the hand in marriage of Sir Tunbelly Clumsy's daughter, Hoydon
The provoked husband by John Vanbrugh( Book )

30 editions published between 1865 and 1975 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The provok'd husband, or, A journey to London a comedy by Colley Cibber( Book )

213 editions published between 1728 and 2005 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relapse, or, Virtue in danger being the sequel of The fool in fashion : a comedy acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane by John Vanbrugh( Book )

55 editions published between 1697 and 1976 in English and held by 478 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 provok'd wife : a comedy : as it is acted at the new theatre in Little Lincolns-Inn-Fields by John Vanbrugh( Book )

43 editions published between 1697 and 2011 in English and held by 444 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
A short vindication of The relapse and the provok'd wife by John Vanbrugh( Book )

21 editions published between 1698 and 1973 in English and held by 423 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 Theatres-Royal in Drury-Lane and Covent-Garden. by John Vanbrugh( Book )

165 editions published between 1727 and 1778 in English and Undetermined and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The provok'd husband; or, A journey to London by Colley Cibber( Book )

150 editions published between 1720 and 2009 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic works of Wycherley, Congreve, Vanbrugh, and Farquhar : with biographical and critical notices by William Wycherley( Book )

46 editions published between 1840 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete works of Sir John Vanbrugh; the plays edited by Bonamy Dobrée by John Vanbrugh( Book )

21 editions published between 1927 and 1967 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

69 editions published between 1728 and 2009 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

86 editions published between 1742 and 2009 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The confederacy a comedy ; as it is acted at the Queen's theatre in the Haymarket ; by Her Majesty's sworn servants by John Vanbrugh( Book )

40 editions published between 1705 and 1996 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

51 editions published between 1761 and 2005 in English and French and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The work of John Vanbrugh by Geoffrey Beard( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leven en werk van de Engelse architect John Vanbrugh (1664-1726)
The relapse, or, Virtue in danger : a comedy by John Vanbrugh( Book )

36 editions published in 1795 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The provok'd wife : a comedy by John Vanbrugh( Book )

45 editions published between 1777 and 1794 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

36 editions published between 1730 and 1735 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
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English (1,499)

French (15)

Spanish (1)

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The relapseThe relapse ; The provoked wife ; The confederacy ; A journey to London ; The country houseSir John Vanbrugh : the playwright as architectSir John Vanbrugh : storyteller in stoneSir John Vanbrugh and landscape architecture in Baroque England, 1690-1730Vanbrugh and Farquhar