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  • The Town Fop

    $15.00

    THE TOWN-FOP: A COMEDY By Aphra Behn First Produced in 1676 RESTORATION DRAMA The Town-Fop; or, Sir Timothy Tawdrey is materially founded upon George Wilkins’ popular play, The Miseries of Enforced Marriage, 1607 was produced at the Duke’s Theatre, Dorset Garden, in September, 1676. There is no record of its performance, and the actors’ names…

  • The Rover Part I

    $20.00

    6 RONALD P. FRYE & COMPANY Publishers & Printers THE ROVER; OR, The Banish’d Cavaliers. Part I. A COMEDY As acted at the Duke’s Theatre, Dorset Gardens 1677 Written by Mrs. A. BEHN?????????????????????????????????????????? THE ROVER: A COMEDY Part I By Aphra Behn First Produced in 1677 RESTORATION DRAMA The Rover or The Banish’d Cavaliers is…

  • The Rover Part II

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    THE ROVER: A COMEDY PART II By Aphra Behn First Produced in 1681 RESTORATION DRAMA The Rover or The Banish’d Cavaliers is a play in two parts written; the first part premiering in 1677 to such great success that Behn wrote a sequel that was produced in 1681. An extraordinarily popular example of Restoration comedy,…

  • The Lucky Chance

    $20.00

    THE LUCKY CHANCE: A COMEDY By Aphra Behn First Produced in 1686 RESTORATION DRAMA The Lucky Chance; or, An Alderman’s Bargain, produced at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, in 1687, was, with the exception of the disapproval of a certain pudibond clique, received with great favour, and kept the stage for a decade or more….

  • The False Count

    $15.00

    THE FALSE COUNT: A COMEDY By Aphra Behn First produced in 1681 RESTORATION DRAMA Aphra Behn, née Johnston (1640-1689) was a Restoration poet, novelist, playwright, feminist and spy, considered by many to be the first English professional female writer. Unappreciated for years, she is now rightly regarded as a highly talented, innovative and prolific author….

  • The Emperor of the Moon

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    THE EMPEROR OF THE MOON: A COMEDY By Aphra Behn First Produced in 1687 RESTORATION DRAMA The Emperor of the Moon is a comical farce written by Aphra Behn in 1687. The Emperor of the Moon was, after The Rover, her second most successful play, probably due to the lightness of the plot and its…

  • The Dutch Lover

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    THE DUTCH LOVER: A COMEDY By Aphra Behn First Produced in 1673 RESTORATION DRAMA The Dutch Lover, Behn’s third play, was probably first performed on February 6, 1673, and was published later the same year, in November. The source material for the play has been identified as Don Fenise (1651), a Spanish romance by Francisco…

  • The Amourous Prince

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    THE AMOUROUS PRINCE: A COMEDY By Aphra Behn First Produced in 1671 RESTORATION DRAMA The Amorous Prince, Behn’s second play, was likely first performed by the Duke’s Company at Lincoln’s Inn Fields on February 24, 1671, just five months after the premiere of The Forc’d Marriage. The London theatre scene then consisted of only two…

  • Sir Patient Fancy

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    SIR PATIENT FANCY: A COMEDY By Aphra Behn First Produced in 1673 RESTORATION DRAMA Sir Patient Fancy, a hypochondriacal old alderman, has taken a second wife, the young and beautiful Lucia. Although feigning great affection for her husband, Lucia enjoys the attention of Charles Wittmore. Caught by Sir Patient, she is obliged to pass off…

  • Roundheads

    $15.00