Elizabethan Jacobean Drama: The Theatre in Its Time
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Elizabethan Jacobean Drama: The Theatre in Its Time

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The purpose of this absorbing collection is to illuminate the world of the theatre by setting it squarely in its historical context. To that end, Professor Evans draws on the whole spectrum of Elizabethan-Jacobean writing, from official documents to diaries and letters. Part I, The Theatre and the World, deals, through contemporary writings, with the drama itself, the audi...more
Paperback, 432 pages
Published April 21st 1998 by New Amsterdam Books (first published December 31st 1987)
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