Social Mode of Restoration Comedy: 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Social Mode of Restoration Comedy

1st Edition

By Kathleen M. Lynch


242 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Paperback: 9780367149703
pub: 2020-04-01
SAVE ~$8.00
Available for pre-order. Item will ship after 1st April 2020
Hardback: 9780367149666
pub: 2019-06-05
SAVE ~$24.00
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780429054150
pub: 2019-05-23
from $20.00

FREE Standard Shipping!


Published in 1967: This book is a historical account of comedy during the Restoration period in England. It discusses Comedy from Jonson to Shirley, serious drama in the Reign of Charles I and the period of Etherege.

Table of Contents

1. A Survey of Restoration Comedy 2. The Trend of Realistic Comedy from Jonson to Shirley 3. Court Influences on Serious Drama in the Reign of Charles I 4. Court Influences on Comedy in the Reign of Charles I 5. The Precieuse Tradition, 1642-1664 6. The Period of Etherege 7. Congreve 8. Conclusion

About the Series

Routledge Revivals

Are there elusive titles that you need and have been trying to source for years but thought that you would never be able to find?

Well this may be the end of your quest – here is a fantastic opportunity for you to discover past brilliance and purchase previously out of print and unavailable titles by some of the world’s most eminent academic scholars.

Drawing from over 100 years of innovative, cutting-edge publishing, Routledge Revivals is an exciting programme whereby key titles from the distinguished and extensive backlist of the many acclaimed imprints associated with Routledge will be re-issued.

The programme draws upon the illustrious backlists of Kegan Paul, Trench & Trubner, Routledge & Kegan Paul, Methuen, Allen & Unwin and Routledge itself.

Routledge Revivals spans the whole of the Humanities and Social Sciences, and includes works by some of the world’s greatest thinkers including Emile Durkheim, Max Weber, Simone Weil, Martin Buber, Karl Jaspers and Max Beloff.

If you are interested in Revivals in the Behavioral Sciences, please visit

Learn more…

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings: