The Theater (1720) eBook

This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 47 pages of information about The Theater (1720).

SEPT., 1946:  Series III, No. 1—­Anon., Letter to A.H.  Esq.; concerning the Stage (1698), and Richard Willis’ Occasional Paper No.  IX (1698).

NOV., 1946:  Series I, No. 2—­Anon., Essay on Wit (1748), together with Characters by Flecknoe, and Joseph Warton’s Adventurer Nos. 127 and 133.

JAN., 1947:  Series II, No. 2—­Samuel Wesley’s Epistle to a Friend Concerning Poetry (1700) and Essay on Heroic Poetry (1693).

MARCH, 1947:  Series III, No. 2—­Anon., Representation of the Impiety and Immorality of the Stage (1704) and anon., Some Thoughts Concerning the Stage (1704).

PUBLICATIONS FOR THE SECOND YEAR (1947-1948)

MAY, 1947:  Series I, No. 3—­John Gay’s The Present State of Wit; and a section on Wit from The English Theophrastus.  With an Introduction by Donald Bond.

JULY, 1947:  Series II, No. 3—­Rapin’s De Carmine Pastorali, translated by Creech.  With an Introduction by J.E.  Congleton.

SEPT., 1947:  Series III, No. 3—­T.  Hanmer’s (?) Some Remarks on the Tragedy of Hamlet.  With an Introduction by Clarence D. Thorpe.

NOV., 1947:  Series I, No. 4—­Corbyn Morris’ Essay towards Fixing the True Standards of Wit, etc.  With an Introduction by James L. Clifford.

JAN., 1948:  Series II, No. 4—­Thomas Purney’s Discourse on the Pastoral.  With an Introduction by Earl Wasserman.

MARCH, 1948:  Series III, No. 4—­Essays on the Stage, selected, with an Introduction by Joseph Wood Krutch.

The list of publications is subject to modification in response to requests by members.  From time to time Bibliographical Notes will be included in the issues.  Each issue contains an Introduction by a scholar of special competence in the field represented.

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GENERAL EDITORS

RICHARD C. BOYS, University of Michigan EDWARD NILES HOOKER, University of California, Los Angeles H.T.  SWEDENBERG, JR., University of California, Los Angeles

ADVISORY EDITORS

EMMETT L. AVERY, State College of Washington LOUIS I. BREDVOLD, University of Michigan BENJAMIN BOYCE, University of Nebraska CLEANTH BROOKS, Louisiana State University JAMES L. CLIFFORD, Columbia University ARTHUR FRIEDMAN, University of Chicago SAMUEL H. MONK, University of Minnesota JAMES SUTHERLAND, Queen Mary College, London

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