dramatic works of George Farquhar

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  • English
John C. Nimmo , London
Drama -- 17th cen
Statementedited, with life and notes by Alex. Charles Ewald.
ContributionsEwald, Alexander Charles, 1842-1891.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v ;
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Open LibraryOL20312334M

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Nimmo, Early life. Born in Derry, Farquhar was one of seven children born to William Farquhar, a clergyman of modest means. The author of "Memoirs of Mr. George Farquhar," a biographical sketch prefixed to certain 18th century editions of his works, claims that Farquhar.

discovered a Genius early devoted to the : Comedy. OCLC Number: Notes: "Life of Farquhar": v. 1, p. [v]-xv. Five hundred and twenty copies of this book printed for England and America, and each numbered. The dramatic works of George Farquhar, edited, with life and notes [Farquhar, George] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The dramatic works of George Farquhar, edited, with life and notes. The Dramatic Works of George Farquhar by George Farquhar. Publication date Publisher John C. Nimmo Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of University of California Language English.

Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. A notable dramatist of the Restoration period, George Farquhar was instrumental in reforming the theatrical practices of his age.

For the most part, his most famous plays, The Recruiting Officer and The Beaux Stratagem, maintain the witty, vulgar, cynical, and amoral tone characteristic of Restoration drama, also known as comedy of manners. "The Inconstant" by George Farquhar.

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William. II Congreve William Wycherley (John Vanbrugh and Farquhar George), William. II Wycherley, William Congreve, George Farquhar, John Vanbrugh (). “Dramatic Works with Biographical and Critical Notices by Leigh Hunt.

- London, Moxon ”, p George Farquhar ( 29 April ) was an Irish dramatist. He is noted for his contributions to late Restoration comedy, particularly for his plays The Recruiting Officer () and The Beaux' Stratagem ()/5. As a dramatic writer, Farquhar was eminently successful; and in his military capacity, he was ever honoured and beloved—whether fighting with a great army in Flanders, or recruiting with a small party in Shropshire.

(Mrs Inchbald (In preface to the publication)) Cast list: Captain Plume, Recruiting Officer: Peter Tucker. The picture of George Farquhar as he lay dying in his 29th year presented by David Roberts in this wonderfully readable and meticulously researched biography is at one level a dismal : Anthony Roche.

Irish playwright. Examine the life, times, and work of George Farquhar through detailed author biographies on eNotes.

QUICK FACTS Born: or Place of Birth: Londonderry, Ireland Died: (died soon after March 8, buried May 23) Father: William Farquhar, Protestant clergyman Mother: unknown Spouse: Margaret Pernell (married in ) Education: Trinity College, Dublin, Dramatic Works: Love and a Bottle (producedpublished ), The Constant Couple, or A Trip to.

(euphemistic) Nonsense. Expresses dismissal or disdain. Fiddlesticks. It's nothing but smoke and mirrors.Farquhar, George, Sir Harry Wildair, act 4, scene 2; republished in The Dramatic Works of George Farquhar, volume 1, London: John C.

Nimmo,page Golden pleasures. golden fiddlesticks!—What d'ye tell me of your canting stuff. The dramatic works of George Colman the younger, with an original life of the author (Paris, Baudry [etc.], ), by George Colman and J.

Lake (page images at HathiTrust) The dramatic works of George Farquhar, (London, John C. Nimmo, ), by George Farquhar (page images at HathiTrust) The dramatic works of Gerhart Hauptmann.

Farquhar’s dramatic works were published inandand by Thomas Wilkes with a biography in They were included in the Dramatic Works of Wycherley, Congreve, Vanbrugh and Farquhar (), with biographical and critical notices, by Leigh Hunt.

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Edited, With Life Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, Pages: George Farquhar, the successor of Wycherley and Congreve, was the son of an Irish clergyman, Londonderry being his native city and Trinity college, Dublin, his alma was entered as a sizar or servitor, a class of poor scholars, who were compelled to wear a peculiar dress and perform menial offices.

George Farquhar wrote a few short poems, one long occasional poem entitled Barcellona (), numerous prologues and epilogues for plays, a short novel called The Adventures of Covent Garden ( George Lillo has 22 books on Goodreads with ratings.

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Charles Ewald quotes from a slightly different version of these "Memoirs" in the introduction to his edition of The Dramatic Works of George Farquhar (London: John C. Nimmo, ), Vol. 1, p. vi-vii, and Strauss, op. cit, p. vi et seq., cites from but does not quote a biographical writing by "T.

Wilkes" given in the Dublin edition of. Unpaginated. No dust jacket. This is an ex-Library book. Orange cloth with gilt lettering. 3 parts in one book, thus unpaginated.

Book has been rebound by library, with expected inserts, stamps and inscriptions. Pages are lightly tanned and thumbed at the edges, with some foxing. Binding has remained firm. Hinges have been reinforced with Author: L Hunt. II Wycherley, William Congreve, George Farquhar, John Vanbrugh ().

“Dramatic Works with Biographical and Critical Notices by Leigh Hunt. - London, Moxon ”, pLondon: The Nonesuch Press, large 8vo. quarter dark blue cloth with light blue ingres paper sides, light blue spine label.

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All edges untrimmed. xxxvi, + 1 ; vi + 1 pages. Dramatic works of George Farquhar () in 2 vols. v.2 The life and times of Prince Charles Stuart, count of Albany, commonly called the young Pretender: from the state papers and other sources () [6].