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Congreve, William 1670-1729

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The way of the world by William Congreve( Book )

275 editions published between 1700 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 3,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this expressionistic Restoration comedy man is depicted in a distorted exaggerated fashion in order to make fun of ambition, nobility, idealism and government. It explores the battle for wealth and fortune as well as the search for security and constancy in courtship. This was a major influence on the theatre of the absurd
Semele by George Frideric Handel( )

50 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Semele (HWV 58) is a 'musical drama' in three parts by George Frideric Handel. The story comes from Ovid's Metamorphoses and concerns Semele, mother of Bacchus. Handel also referred to the work as 'The Story of Semele'. The work is classified as a 'musical drama', but it does fuse elements of opera, oratorio and classical drama, which anticipates the grand operas of the nineteenth century...Neither is it opera due to the large number of choruses..."--https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Semele_(Handel)
Love for love by William Congreve( Book )

113 editions published between 1695 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The National Theatre, "Love for Love," William Congreve, production by Peter Wood, designed by Lila de Nobili, music by Marc Wilkinson, dances by Alfred Rodrigues, lighting by Richard Pilbrow, stage manager Diana Boddington
The comedies of William Congreve by William Congreve( Book )

48 editions published between 1927 and 2015 in English and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Restoration Plays by Brice Harris( Book )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 1,328 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 complete plays of William Congreve by William Congreve( Book )

17 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Congreve by William Congreve( Book )

58 editions published between 1887 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mourning bride : a tragedy : as it is acted at the theatre in Lincoln's-Inn-Fields by His Majesty's servants by William Congreve( Book )

308 editions published between 1679 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedies by William Congreve( Book )

78 editions published between 1925 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The double dealer by William Congreve( Book )

184 editions published between 1694 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A play following a love triangle between an heir, a knight's daughter, and Maskwell, the Double Dealer"--Provided by publisher
Letters & documents by William Congreve( Book )

22 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old batchelour : a comedy : as it is acted at the Theatre-Royal, by Their Majesties servants by William Congreve( Book )

67 editions published between 1693 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Congreve: complete plays by William Congreve( Book )

21 editions published between 1952 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete works by William Congreve( Book )

20 editions published between 1923 and 1964 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love for love : a comedy by William Congreve( Book )

159 editions published between 1697 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old batchelor : a comedy by William Congreve( Book )

64 editions published between 1731 and 2010 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The way of the world : a comedy. Written by Mr. Congreve by William Congreve( Book )

62 editions published between 1700 and 2010 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The double-dealer. A comedy by William Congreve( Book )

65 editions published between 1711 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love for love : a comedy by William Congreve( Book )

28 editions published between 1695 and 2015 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A comical farce following Valentine, a young man who tries to escape his debts and marry the lovely Angelica"--Provided by publisher
The old bachelor by William Congreve( Book )

21 editions published between 1710 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A play about an old bachelor who finds love"--Provided by publisher
 
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Конгрив, Уильям

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