Love in a Wood; The Gentleman Dancing-Master; The Country Wife; The Plain Dealer

Synopsis

William Wycherley's four comedies are admired for their satirical wit, farcical humor, vivid characterization, and social criticism. This edition includes Love in a Wood, The Gentleman Dancing-Master, The Country Wife, and The Plain Dealer. The texts of the plays have been newly edited and are presented with modernized spelling and punctuation. In addition, there is a scholarly introduction, a note on staging, and detailed annotation.

Additional information

Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Oxford
Publication year:
  • 1996