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Published by University Microfilms in Ann Arbor .
Written in English


  • Otway, Thomas, -- 1652-1685,

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Pagination273 leaves ;
Number of Pages273
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Open LibraryOL22175993M

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Of all Restoration dramatists, Thomas Otway and Nathaniel Lee are the two leading writers of topical and partisan history plays. This chapter looks at most of Otway Cited by: 1. Immediately download the Thomas Otway summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and more - everything you need for studying or teaching Thomas Otway. Dissertation in English: "Themes and Structures in the Plays of Thomas Otway" RoBLEY K~IGHT ~1ATTHEWS. B.A. (Rice) ; M.A. (Rice) Dissertation in Geology: "Genesis of Recent Lime Mud in Southern British Honduras" FREDERICK WARREN MILLER. B.S. (Pennsylvania State) Venice Preserv'd is an English Restoration play written by Thomas Otway, and the most significant tragedy of the English stage in the s. It was first staged in , with Thomas Betterton as Jaffeir and Elizabeth Barry as Belvidera. The play was soon printed and enjoyed many revivals through to the s.