Volpone : a critical guide / edited by Matthew Steggle.
Contributor(s): Steggle, MatthewMaterial type: TextLanguage: English Series: Continuum Renaissance drama: Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum, c2011Description: xi, 200 p. ; 22 cmISBN: 9780826424952; 0826424953; 9780826411532 (pbk.); 0826411533 (pbk.)Subject(s): English drama -- Criticism and interpretationDDC classification: 822.3 LOC classification: PR2622 | .V65 2011Online resources: Contributor biographical information | Table of contents only | Publisher description | WorldCat details | E-book Fulltext
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -189) and index.
Table of contents The critical backstory / Sam Thompson --
Volpone on the stage / Rebecca Yearling --
The state of the art / Robert C. Evans --
New directions : Jonson's literary theatre : Volpone in performance and print (1606-1607) / James P. Bednarz --
New directions : "Live free ... rob churches ... lend me your dwarf" : What's funny about Volpone? / Rick Bowers --
New directions : Ben Jonson and imprisonment / Frances Teague --
New directions : Age and ageing in Volpone / Stella Achilleos --
Resources for teaching and studying Volpone / Matthew C. Hansen.
Presents a comprehensive introduction to Ben Jonson's "Volpone" - introducing its critical history, performance history, critical landscape and new directions in research on the play. This guide offers students an introduction to its critical and performance history, including recent versions on stage and screen.