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short view of the immorality and profaneness of the English stage.

Jeremy Collier

short view of the immorality and profaneness of the English stage.

by Jeremy Collier

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Theater -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Theater -- England -- Early works to 1800.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 3d ed. printed for S. Keble, London, 1698.

      GenreEarly works to 1800.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2047 .C6 1974
      The Physical Object
      Pagination288 p.
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5043649M
      ISBN 100404016197
      LC Control Number74003401

      Short view of the immorality and profaneness of the English stage: Subject: Theater--Moral and ethical aspects; Theater--England: Creator: Collier, Jeremy, Description: Collier, Jeremy () London. Printed for S. Keble, Second edition Jeremy Collier was an English clergyman who supported James II.   Full Title: A Defence of the Short View of the Profaneness and Immorality of the English Stage, &c. Being a Reply to Mr. Congreve’s Amendments, &c. And to the Vindication of the Author of the Relapse. By Jeremy Collier. London: Printed for S Keble, R. Sace, and N. Hindmarsh, To the READER. Since the publishing my late View, &c.

      Printed in , A Short View of the Immorality and Profaneness of the English Stage served as a vessel for Jeremy Collier's less than complimentary view of English theater. The preface of the book is particularly of interest because it contextualizes the work that follows. In a book such as this, the author's voice is present on every page. Noun 1. profaneness - an attitude of irreverence or contempt for a divinity irreverence - an irreverent mental attitude 2. profaneness - unholiness by Profaneness - definition of profaneness .

      historians of English drama assert that by publishing A Short View of the Immorality, and Profaneness of the English Stage in London in , Collier "caused" the rise and dominance of "sentimental comedy," but this tidy explanation of dramatic evolution was demolished by Joseph. Short view of the immorality and profaneness of the English stage. By Jeremy Collier. Abstract [5], : p. [3].Advertisements on p. [1].Reproduction of original in Huntington Library Topics: Drake, James, -- Ancient and modern stages survey'd., Theater -- Moral and ethical aspects., Theater -- Great : Jeremy Collier.


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Excerpt from A Short View of the Immorality of the Profaneness of the English Stage: Together With the Sense of Antiquity Upon This Argument In Tranflaci'ng the Fathers, 1 have endeavour'ol to keep Cloie to their-mean ing: However, in form: few plates, I have taken the Liberty of throwing in a Word or Two To clear the Senfe, to preferve' the, Spirit of the Original, and keep the Engliflx upon it': : Jeremy Collier.

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Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *Brand: Challenge my Reading. p. The Miſbehaviour of the Stage upon this account.: p. CHAP. Immorality encouraged by the Stage.: p.

The Stage Poets make Libertines their Top-Characters, and give them Succeſs in their Debauchery.: p. A Character of their fine Gentleman.: p.

Their fine Ladies Accompliſh'd much after the ſame manner.: p. The Young People of Figure in Plautus. Genre/Form: Early works Early works to Additional Physical Format: Online version: Collier, Jeremy, Short view of the immorality and profaneness of the English stage.

Jeremy Collier’s Short view of the Profaneness and Immorality of the English Stage, published insignaled the public opposition to the real or fancied improprieties of plays staged during the previous three decades.

“The business of plays is to recommend Vertue, and discountenance Vice”: so runs. View of the immorality and profaneness of the English stage Immorality and profaneness of the English stage: Responsibility: Jeremy Collier ; with prefatory notes by Yuji Kaneko.

This Benducar was a rare Spokeſman for a firſt Miniſter; And would have fitted John of Leyden moſt exactly!. In the Fourth Act the Mufti is Depos'd and Captain Tom reads him a ſhrewd Lecture at parting. But let that paſs: To go on, Muſtapha threatens his great Patriark to put him to the Rack. Now you ſhall hear what an anſwer of Fortitude and Diſcretion is made for the Mufti.

The Project Gutenberg EBook of A Short View of the Immorality, and Profaneness of the English Stage, by Jeremy Collier This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. A Short View of the Immorality, and Profaneness of the English Stage Together with the Sense of Antiquity on this Argument Language: English: LoC Class: PN: Language and Literatures: Literature: General, Criticism, Collections: Subject: Theater -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Early works to Subject: Theater -- England -- Early works to Category: Text.

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A Short View of the Profaneness and Immorality of the English Stage. Analysis of William Congreve’s Plays. A Short View of the Immorality, and Profaneness of the English Stage Jeremy Collier Limited preview - A Short View of the Immorality, and Profaneness of the English Stage.

A Short View Of The Immorality, And Profaneness Of The English Stage. por Jeremy Collier ¡Gracias por compartir. Has enviado la siguiente calificación y reseña. Lo publicaremos en nuestro sitio después de haberla : Challenge my Reading.

A short view of the immorality, and profaneness of the English stage together with the sense of antiquity upon this argument / by Jeremy Collier Collier. From A Short View of the Immorality and Profaneness of the English Stage ()1 By Jeremy Collier [Preface] Being convinc'd that nothing has gone farther in Debauching the Age than the Stage Poets, and Play-House, I thought I could not employ my time better than in writing against them.

TheseFile Size: KB. "Short View of the Immorality and Profaneness of the English Stage" is an anti-theatre pamphlet written in by the Non-juror bishop and divine Jeremy r attacks the most popular recent comedies on the London stage, notably "Love For Love" () by William Congreve and "The Relapse" () by John target of Collier's "Immorality" charge is the lack of poetic.

A DEFENCE OF THE Short View OF THE Profaneness and Immorality OF THE English STAGE, &c. Being a REPLY To Mr. Congreve 's Amendments, &c. And to the Vindication of the Author of the Relapse. By Ieremy Collier, M. From A Short View of the Immorality and Profaneness of the English Stage () By Jeremy Collier.

: File Size: This Design has been oddly pursued by the English Stage. Our Poets write with a different View, and are gone into an other Interest. 'Tis true, were their Intentions fair, they might be.A Short View of the Immorality and Profaneness of the English Stage; Together with the Sense of Antiquity Upon this Argument.

2. Ed: Author: Jeremy Collier: Publisher: S. Keble, Original from: Austrian National Library: Digitized: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.According to the reference, the play ahem, pamphlet is named "A Short View of the Immorality and Profaneness of the English Stage".

Why is the "A" dropped elsewhere in the article, and in the title? Dbenbenn13 Jan (UTC).