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Wycherley, William 1640-1716

Overview
Works: 499 works in 2,160 publications in 3 languages and 33,985 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Bibliography  Poetry  Anecdotes  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Editor
Classifications: PR3774, 822.4
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Most widely held works by William Wycherley
The country wife by William Wycherley ( Book )
300 editions published between 1675 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 5,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A restoration comedy about a deceitful playboy who starts a rumor that he is a eunuch in order to gain the company of the ladies. His plan works well until he encourages the country wife of a jealous husband. This is a comedy of manners which paints an unflattering picture of the worldly hypocrites, would-be wits and fools who infested London in the late 17th century
The plain dealer by William Wycherley ( Book )
296 editions published between 1667 and 2010 in English and German and held by 4,485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The gentleman dancing-master a comedy, acted at the Theatre-Royal. Written by Mr. Wycherley by William Wycherley ( )
88 editions published between 1673 and 2010 in English and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love in a wood ; The gentleman dancing-master ; The country wife ; The plain dealer by William Wycherley ( Book )
87 editions published between 1672 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wycherley's comedies are admired for their satirical wit, farcical humour, and social criticism. This volume offers his complete dramatic works in a modern-spelling edition, with detailed annotation and a scholarly introduction
William Wycherley by William Wycherley ( Book )
46 editions published between 1888 and 2007 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The plays of William Wycherley by William Wycherley ( Book )
25 editions published between 1896 and 2008 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete plays of William Wycherley by William Wycherley ( Book )
34 editions published between 1900 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The country girl A comedy. Altered from Wycherly, by David Garrick, Esq. Adapted for theatrical representation as performed at the Theatre-Royal Drury-Lane. Regulated from the prompt-books by David Garrick ( )
34 editions published between 1766 and 1988 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dramatic works of Wycherley, Congreve, Vanbrugh, and Farquhar : with biographical and critical notices by William Wycherley ( Book )
50 editions published between 1831 and 1979 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complete plays by William Wycherley ( Book )
8 editions published between 1923 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The country girl a comedy by William Wycherley ( Book )
63 editions published between 1766 and 1977 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miscellany poems as satyrs, epistles, love-verses, songs, sonnets, &c. By W. Wycherley, Esq by William Wycherley ( )
23 editions published between 1704 and 2010 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plays written by Mr. William Wycherley. Containing The plain dealer, The country wife, Gentleman dancing master, Love in a wood by William Wycherley ( )
15 editions published between 1720 and 1731 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complete works by William Wycherley ( Book )
19 editions published between 1924 and 1964 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The folly of industry, or, The busy man expos'ed a satyr, address'd to a friend by William Wycherley ( )
13 editions published between 1704 and 2010 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love in a wood or, St. James's-park. A comedy. As it is acted by Her Majesty's servants. Written by Mr. Wycherley by William Wycherley ( )
14 editions published between 1711 and 2010 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epistles to the King and Duke by William Wycherley ( )
11 editions published between 1682 and 1683 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters upon several occasions by John Dennis ( Book )
17 editions published in 1696 in English and Undetermined and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of the ingenious Mr. William Wycherley collected into one volume: containing Plain-Dealer, Country-Wife, Gentleman-Dancing-Master, Love in a wood by William Wycherley ( )
19 editions published between 1713 and 2005 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hero and Leander in Durlesque by William Wycherley ( Book )
5 editions published between 1669 and 1980 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
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Languages
English (1,257)
German (2)
French (1)
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