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Congreve, William 1670-1729

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The way of the world by William Congreve( Book )

359 editions published between 1700 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 3,443 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
Love for love by William Congreve( Book )

137 editions published between 1695 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,715 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
Semele by George Frideric Handel( )

47 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,565 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)
Restoration Plays by Brice Harris( Book )

10 editions published between 1932 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,344 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 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Congreve by William Congreve( Book )

59 editions published between 1887 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedies by William Congreve( Book )

90 editions published between 1895 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 967 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 )

287 editions published between 1679 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 937 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 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters & documents by William Congreve( Book )

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

Love for love : a comedy : acted at the Theatre in Little Lincolns-Inn Fields by His Majesty's servants by William Congreve( Book )

195 editions published between 1695 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 768 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
Complete works by William Congreve( Book )

18 editions published between 1923 and 1964 in English and held by 637 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. Written by Mr. Congreve by William Congreve( Book )

42 editions published between 1720 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The double-dealer : a comedy in five acts by William Congreve( Book )

10 editions published between 1871 and 1981 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old bachelor by William Congreve( Book )

22 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
A concordance to the plays of William Congreve by David Mann( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cultivated stance: the designs of Congreve's plays by William Hoover Van Voris( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Congreve, the man; a biography from new sources by John C Hodges( Book )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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