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Published by AMS Press in [New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain,
  • England.

Subjects:

  • Theater -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.,
  • Puritans -- England.,
  • Theater -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Theater -- Religious aspects.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Elbert N. S. Thompson. New York, H. Holt and Co., 1903.
SeriesYale studies in English,, 20
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2592 .T5 1972
The Physical Object
Pagination275 p.
Number of Pages275
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4918804M
ISBN 100404063969
LC Control Number76176150

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Genre/Form: Academic theses History: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Thompson, Elbert N.S. (Elbert Nevius Sebring), Controversy between the Puritans and the stage. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. Full text of "The controversy between the Puritans and the stage". Puritans and the Stage, 17 disorder filling the theater, the iniquity arising there from the s hamele ss words and acts o f tl^ ^ pl^y^rs and from the close mingling of men and women in the throng.^ Grad- ually ihe FathtrsTiad come in the third century to . Thompson, E. N. S. The Controversy between the Puritans and the Stage. Yale Studies in English. New York, [Despite inaccuracies and the author’s ultra-puritan sympathies, this book, the only monograph covering the whole ground, should prove of .

century: E. N. S. Thompson, The Controversy between the Puritans and the Stage (), A. M. Myers, Representation and Misrepresentation of the Pu ritans in Elizabethan Drama (), and W. P. Holden, Anti-Puritan Satire (). In the 16th century, breaks with the Catholic Church started happening all over Europe. In England, King Henry VIII rejected the pope's authority . The struggle between religious reformers and the state church in early modern England presents compelling parallels with the struggle between the antitheatrical writers and the stage. Those parallels have long been seen as sufficiently compelling that the two have been collapsed into each other, producing a controversy “between the puritans and. The controversy between the Puritans and the stage / By Elbert Nevius Sebring Thompson. Abstract. Thesis (Ph.D.)--Yale University, Bibliography: p. Mode of access: Internet Topics: Theater, Theater, Puritans Author: Elbert Nevius Sebring Thompson.