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Burtonian melancholy in the plays of John Ford

S. Blaine Ewing

Burtonian melancholy in the plays of John Ford

by S. Blaine Ewing

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ford, John, 1586-ca. 1640.,
  • Burton, Robert, 1577-1640.,
  • Melancholy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby S. Blaine Ewing.
    Series[Princeton university] Princeton studies in English,, 19
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR2527 .E9
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 122 p.
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6411279M
    LC Control Number40034496
    OCLC/WorldCa4301153

    The title, Lincoln's Melancholy, is misleading. Although the book deals with Lincoln's depression and melancholia, it is really a psychobiography of Lincoln a la Freud's work on Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, and Dostoevsky. Parts of the book read very much like Maynard Solomon's biography of Mozart. But there is something unique about this book. The Anatomy of Melancholy, in all of its distracting confusion, is finally something of a mercy, and it is the only mercy to be found within its confines." - Stanley E. Fish, in Self-Consuming Artifacts ""I write of melancholy, by being busy to avoid melancholy," explained Robert Burton, author of that rollicking compendium The Anatomy of.

    This play features sensational themes—including witchcraft, bigamy, and murder—that no doubt influenced Ford's theatrical style in his later plays. In The Lover's Melancholy (), probably. Burtonian melancholy in the plays of John Ford. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. Professing the renaissance: The Poetics and politics of culture Literary theory: An anthology.

    Andromana, or The Merchant's Wife is a mid-seventeenth-century stage play, a tragedy first published in It has attracted scholarly attention for the questions of its auhorship and the influence of its sources. The play's date of authorship is unknown with certainty, and has been estimated in the –60 era, during the English Civil War and the Interregnum when the . Full text of "John Ford; ed. with introduction and notes" See other formats.


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ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The digit and digit formats both work. Cited by: 8. The Lover's Melancholy is an early Caroline era stage play, a tragicomedy written by John the dating of the works in Ford's canon is very uncertain, this play has sometimes been regarded as "Ford's first unaided drama," an anticipation of what would follow through the remainder of his playwriting career.

It is certainly the earliest of his works to appear in print. John Ford (baptised 17 April c. ?) was an English Jacobean and Caroline playwright and poet born in Ilsington in Devon in Ford left home to study in London, although more specific details are unclear a sixteen-year-old John Ford of Devon was admitted to Exeter College, Oxford on 26 Marchbut this was when the dramatist had not yet reached his /5(13).

The Anatomy of Melancholy (full title: The Anatomy of Melancholy, What it is: With all the Kinds, Causes, Symptomes, Prognostickes, and Several Cures of Three Maine Partitions with their several Sections, Members, and Subsections.

Philosophically, Medicinally, Historically, Opened and Cut Up) is a book by Robert Burton, first published inbut republished five more Author: Robert Burton. Andromana, or The Merchant's Wife is a mid-seventeenth-century stage play, a tragedy first published in It has attracted scholarly attention for the questions of its authorship and the influence of its sources.

The play's date of authorship is unknown with certainty, and has been estimated in the –60 era, during the English Civil War and the Interregnum when the. This is a delightful book for anyone interested in John Ford.

Ford's films still resonate today, and this book will enhance them beautifully. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Lee Kanne. out of 5 stars Makes For An Interesting Read. Reviewed in Cited by: Ewing, Burtonian Melancholy in the Plays of John Ford, Princeton Studies in English, xix (); Mark Stavig, John Ford and the Traditional Moral Order (Madison, Milwaukee, and London, ), pp.

; L. Babb, "Abnormal Psychology in Ford's Perkin Warbeck". Pascal Brissette, 3 books David Kazanjian, 2 books Dennis G. Donovan, 2 books Patrick Dandrey, 2 books Roger Bartra, 2 books Ross Chambers, 2 books David L.

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£ ISBN Author: Angus Gowland. In addition to his plays, John Ford published two long poems and three prose pamphlets. Fame’s Memorial: Or, The Earl of Devonshire Deceased () is. Footnotes 1. All citations from The Lovers Melancholy are to John Fordes Dramatische Werke, ed.

Bang, Materials for the Study of Old English Drama, Series I, Vol. 23 (Louvain, ). This is a literal reprint of the original quarto which includes no scene divisions. For convenience, I cite the scene divisions of the Mermaid text, John Ford, Three Plays, ed.

Havelock Ellis, new ed. Burtonian melancholy in the plays of John Ford. New York: Octagon Books. Google Scholar. The book of common prayer, Chen M. () Mending People’s Broken Hearts: The Fashioning of Rulership in John Ford’s The Broken Heart.

In: So F. (eds) Perceiving Power in Early Modern Europe. Palgrave Macmillan, New : Ming-hsiu Chen. John Ford, English dramatist of the Caroline period, whose revenge tragedies are characterized by certain scenes of austere beauty, insight into human passions, and poetic diction of a high order.

In Ford was admitted to the Middle Temple (a training college for lawyers), and he remained. • The Anatomy of Melancholy by Robert Burton is published by New York Review Books (£20).

To order a copy for £17 go to or call Free UK p&p over £ I have finally finished a careful reading of Robert Burton's "Anatomy of Melancholy," along with a wonderful book by Ruth Fox, "The Tangled Chain: The Structure of Disorder in the Anatomy of Melancholy." This is part of my ongoing project to read maximalist fiction -- really, to read the longest, most complex books I can find/5().

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Burtonian melancholy in the plays of John Ford. John : Winnie Shyam. In John Ford’s tragicomedy The Lover’s Melancholy, which openly acknowledges its debt to Burton, 1 the physician Corax explicitly denies that the primary cause of melancholy is physiological, or at least avers that it is so only in a highly complex way: Melancholy Is not as you conceive, indisposition Of body, but the mind’s by: 1.

Burton's Anatomy of Melancholy and Burtoniana. A Checklist of a Part of the Collection in Memory of Sarah Bixby Smith (). Compiled by Paul Jordan-Smith. Assisted by Margaret Mulhauser. by BURTON, Robert] and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Buy The Works of John Ford: Introduction by Gifford.

List of Plays. Commendatory Verses. the Lover's Melancholy. 'tis Pity She's a Whore. the Broken Heart by Gifford, William, Dyce, Alexander, Ford, John (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : William Gifford, Alexander Dyce, John Ford.

Burtonian Melancholy in the Plays of John Ford. (). Bussy D 'Ambois, The Duel and the Dynamic of Performance."Author: Julie Sutherland.The Problem of John Ford. By H. J. OLIVER. Carlton, Australia: Melbourne University Press, Pp. vii+ The plays of John Ford have had a persist-ent and even increasing interest for the twen-tieth century.

Ford has been regularly accord-ed space in anthologies and handbooks; he has been the subject of a number of critical essays.Princeton: past and present by COLLINS, V. Lansing A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.

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