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Massinger, Philip 1583-1640

Overview
Works: 1,024 works in 3,748 publications in 4 languages and 51,171 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Poetry  Academic theses  Comedy plays  Picaresque drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Librettos 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Editor, Illustrator, Lyricist
Classifications: PR2704, 822.3
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A new way to pay old debts by Philip Massinger( )

135 editions published between 1633 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The city madam by Philip Massinger( Book )

62 editions published between 1658 and 2011 in English and held by 1,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Philip Massinger's play reworks Shakespeare's Measure for Measure as a city comedy to attack the vices of hypocrisy, greed, self-indulgence and social pretension that destroy communality. As the citizen Sir John Frugal and his daughters' spurned suitors return disguised as Amerindians, Massinger contrasts their feigned godlessness with the failure of Christian charity in 1630s London."--BOOK JACKET
Philip Massinger by Philip Massinger( Book )

66 editions published between 1887 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beggars bush by John Fletcher( Book )

32 editions published between 1661 and 2015 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabethan drama by William Shakespeare( Book )

5 editions published between 1910 and 1919 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although a two-volume work on Elizabethan-era drama, only the first volume is included in this Anthology as it directly relates to Shakespeare and Marlowe. Marlowe's "Edward the Second" is the first piece, followed by four of Shakespeare's greatest works to provide a basis for comparison
Elizabethan and Stuart plays by Charles Read Baskervill( Book )

2 editions published between 1934 and 1962 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedy of Thierry, King of France, and his brother Theodoret : as it was diverse times acted at the Blacke-Friers, by the Kings Majesties servants by John Fletcher( )

25 editions published between 1621 and 1983 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anonymous. By John Fletcher, assisted by Philip Massinger and others. Partly in verse. Signatures: [A]2 B-K4. The first leaf is blank. Reproduction of the original in the British Library. (marc) 99838160. (stc) STC (2nd ed.) 11074. (stc) Greg, II, 368(a). (vid) 2523. (DLPS) A00968.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A00968.0001.001. 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. Massinger, Philip, 1583-1640
The plays of Philip Massinger : in four volumes by Philip Massinger( Book )

27 editions published between 1805 and 2010 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The royal merchant : an opera by John Fletcher( )

19 editions published between 1768 and 1795 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Roman actor : a tragedy by Philip Massinger( Book )

38 editions published between 1629 and 2012 in English and French and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Philip Massinger's tragedy, The Roman Actor, was first performed in 1626, as King James I's reign came to an end and his son Charles I acceded to the throne. Three years later, when the play was published, relations between the king and many in parliament and the country, had worsened. The Roman Actor - until recently neglected in the theatre but regarded by Massinger himself, and many critics, as his finest play - explores the balance between private and public moralities, effectively condemns tyranny, and defends plays, anatomising both the theatre of power and the power of theatre." "This new Revels Plays volume provides a modernised text, with a thorough introduction that sets out Massinger's intervention in the political tensions of his own time, and examines his clear-eyed portrayal of the pleasures and perils of performance. It also includes a detailed commentary on the play designed to be of value to students, specialist readers and performers, and an appendix discussing the play's textual history. The edition focuses on the play's theatrical life in its own time and ours and, in addition to a detailed stage history, includes an interview with Sir Antony Sher, who played the role of the tyrannical Roman emperor, Domitian, in the Royal Shakespeare Company's acclaimed production in 2002"--Jacket
The bondman : an antient storie by Philip Massinger( Book )

10 editions published between 1624 and 1932 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beggars' Bush by John Fletcher( )

8 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic works of Philip Massinger, compleat. : In four volumes. by Philip Massinger( )

43 editions published between 1759 and 1791 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The royal merchant, or, the beggars bush. A comedy. As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden by John Fletcher( )

31 editions published between 1711 and 1955 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fatal dowry by Philip Massinger( Book )

28 editions published between 1632 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elder brother : a comedie : printed according to the true copie by John Fletcher( )

31 editions published between 1637 and 1981 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The selected plays of Philip Massinger by Philip Massinger( Book )

15 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plays and poems of Philip Massinger by Philip Massinger( Book )

12 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The city-madam : a comedie : as it was acted at the private house in Black Friers with great applause by Philip Massinger( )

19 editions published between 1658 and 1977 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dedication "To the truly noble and virtuous Lady Ann, Countess of Oxford" by Andrew Pennycuicke. First acted in 1632. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 12767330. (stc) Wing M1047. (vid) 93607. (DLPS) A50090.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A50090.0001.001. 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. Pennycuicke, Andrew, b. 1620
Believe as you list by Philip Massinger( Book )

48 editions published between 1849 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The selected plays of Philip Massinger
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The city madamThe Roman actor : a tragedyThe selected plays of Philip MassingerMassinger : the critical heritageThe myth of Rome in Shakespeare and his contemporariesPhilip Massinger : a critical reassessmentCaroline drama : the plays of Massinger, Ford, Shirley, and Brome
Alternative Names
Filipas Mesindžeris

Fïlïpp Méssïndjer

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Massinger, William 1583-1640

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Philip Massinger angielski dramaturg

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Philip Massinger dramaturgo inglês

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Philip Massinger englischer Dichter und Übersetzer

Philippus Massinger

Мессинджер Филипп

Мэссинджер, Филипп

Филипп Мэссинджер

فىيلىيپپ مەسسىيندجەر

フィリップ・マシンジャー

マッシンジャー, フイリップ

菲利普·馬辛格

Languages
English (749)

French (7)

German (4)

Italian (1)