Winter Fruit: English Drama, 1642-1660
University Press of Kentucky
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A CASE OF CULTURAL POETICS
THE SUN DECLINING
KINDS OF CLOSURE
THE PAPER WAR
ARMS AND THE MEN
THE FAMOUS TRAGEDY OF CHARLES I
SHOWS MOTIONS AND DROLLS
FRUITS OF SEASONS GONE
THE CAVENDISH PHENOMENON
THE RISING SUN
The Preface to Leonard Willans Orgula 1658
Richard Flecknoes A Short Discourse of the English Stage to His Excellency the Lord Marquess of Newcastle 1664
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