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plays & poems of Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

plays & poems of Richard Brinsley Sheridan

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Published by Basil Blackwell in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesThe school for scandal., The critic., The camp., The forty thieves.
Statementedited with introductions, appendices and bibliographies by R. Crompton Rhodes. Vol.2.
ContributionsRhodes, R. Crompton.
The Physical Object
Pagination363p. ;
Number of Pages363
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19786567M

Sheridan was born in Dublin in His father Thomas Sheridan had been a moderately successful actor, playwright, and manager for the Smock Alley theater in Dublin, and his mother Frances also wrote plays and fiction (her novel The Memoirs of Miss Sidney Bidulf, published in , is an under-read masterpiece).. Richard Brinsley Sheridan, mid s.   Richard Brinsley Sheridan, in full Richard Brinsley Butler Sheridan, (baptized November 4, , Dublin, Ireland—died July 7, , London, England), Irish-born playwright, impresario, orator, and Whig plays, notably The School for Scandal (), form a link in the history of the comedy of manners between the end of the 17th century and Oscar Wilde in the 19th ality: Irish. Author of The rivals, The school for scandal, Plays, Critic, Pizarro, The duenna, A trip to Scarborough, The works of Richard Brinsley Sheridan. Sheridan became a confidential friend of the Prince of Wales, and remained in Parliament till , but his debts increased and he died in poverty. Sheridan`s two chief plays, The School for Scandal and The Rivals, are brilliant comedies of manners, full of amusing situations and witty dialogue.


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Sheridan, born in Dublin, the son of an actor, was educated at Harrow. In he eloped with Miss Linley, a famous singer, went with her to France, fought 2 duels, and married her in Sheridan has a reputation of the highest in 2 Political party: Whig.

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Richard Brinsley Sheridan (30 October – 7 July ) was the best playwright of eighteenth century England, a time of great actors rather than great playwrights. A giant of eighteenth century theatre, Richard Brinsley Sheridan was an Irish satirist, playwright and poet.

His celebrated plays 'The Rivals' and 'The School for Scandal' exerted a major influence on the development of English drama and continue to be performed worldwide today.

THE PLAYS & POEMS OF RICHARD BRINSLEY SHERIDAN. Author: Sheridan, Richard Brinsley Title: THE PLAYS & POEMS OF RICHARD BRINSLEY SHERIDAN Publication: Oxford: Basil Blackwell, Edition: First edition Description: First ver. Edited with Introductions, Appendices and Bibliographies by R. Crompton Rating: % positive.

3 v. 23 cmPages: Richard Brinsley Sheridan. AKA Richard Brinsley Butler Sheridan. The School for Scandal. Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland Location of death: London, England Cause of death.

Third son of Thomas and Frances Sheridan, born in Dublin on the 30th of October There is a discredited story that Mrs. Sheridan, on placing her sons with their first Born:   A giant of eighteenth century theatre, Richard Brinsley Sheridan was an Irish satirist, playwright and poet.

His celebrated plays ‘The Rivals’ and ‘The School for Scandal’ exerted a major influence on the development of English drama and continue to be performed worldwide : NOOK Book (Ebook). The Rivals, Richard Brinsley SHERIDAN ( - ) The play is set in Bath in the 18th century, a town legendary for conspicuous consumption and fashion at the time.

The son of Thomas Sheridan, the Irish actor and theater manager, Richard Brinsley Sheridan began writing plays as a youngster in Bath.

He went on to become one of the most successful playwrights of the later eighteenth century, manager of the Drury Lane Theater, and also a politician and orator of some note in the House of Commons. Page - Opera), the best farce (the Critic— it is only too good for a farce), and the best Address (Monologue on Garrick), and, to crown all, delivered the very best Oration (the famous Begum Speech) ever conceived or heard in this country.

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Sheridan, Richard Brinsley Born Oct. 30,in Dublin; died July 7,in London. Anglo-Irish dramatist, theatrical and public figure. Sheridan was educated in the law.

From to he was a member of Parliament and the leader of the radical wing of the Whigs. From to he was the manager of the Drury Lane Theatre. In his comedy The.

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