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Players, Playwrights, Playhouses: Investigating Performance, 1660-1800

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This book, now available in paperback, brings together theatre historians to identify and exemplify a variety of productive new approaches to the investigation of plays, players, playwrights, playhouses and other aspects of theatre in the long eighteenth century. 
Paperback, 320 pages
Published September 15th 2010 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published October 24th 2007)
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Jun 09, 2011 Mary rated it really liked it
Recommended to Mary by: Theatre Journal
Great read if you are interested in how theatre historians conceive of the field. A lot of discussion regarding the sources out there for 18th century theatre studies and how they are being used, misused, and under utilized. Brought up a lot o great questions for further research in the field.
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