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Satire and travesty in Fielding"s The Grubstreet opera.

Harold Gene Moss

Satire and travesty in Fielding"s The Grubstreet opera.

by Harold Gene Moss

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Published by American Society for Theatre Research) in (Pittsburgh, Pa., etc .
Written in English


Edition Notes

An extract from Theatre survey, vol. 15, no. 1, May 1974.

ContributionsFielding, Henry, 1707-1754.
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 38-50
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20385365M

1 Fielding's Welsh Opera or Tho GreyMare tho Better Horse was stae;ed at Haymarket. In form it is a adamwbender.com opera, but in substance it is a "topical satire," filled with allusions to persons and incidents which were attr11cting attention in the political and social worlds. Fielding had previously. Feb 15,  · The History of Tom Jones: and The Female Husband - Ebook written by Henry Fielding. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The History of Tom Jones: and The 5/5(2).

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Satire and travesty in Fielding"s The Grubstreet opera by Harold Gene Moss Download PDF EPUB FB2

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The Welsh Opera is a play by Henry Fielding. First performed on 22 April in Haymarket, the play replaced The Letter Writers and became the companion piece to The Tragedy of Tragedies.

It was also later expanded into The Grub-Street Opera. The play's purported author is Scriblerus Secundus who is also a character in the play. This play is about Secundus' role in writing two plays: The Tragedy of. Henry Fielding has books on Goodreads with ratings.

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May 28,  · The ballad opera set new lyrics, expressing contemporary political and social satire, to well-known music. Fielding was to find his greatest theatrical success in this genre and was to carry it over to his fiction, especially Jonathan Wild, with its emphasis on London low life and its.

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