The alchemist and other plays: Volpone, or The Fox; Epicene, or The Silent Woman; The Alchemist; Bartholemew Fair

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Oxford Paperbacks,
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1998.
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This edition brings together Jonson's four great comedies Volpone, Epicene, The Alchemist, and Bartholomew Fair. The texts of these plays have all been newly edited for this volume, and are presented with modernized spelling. Stage directions have been added to help actors and directors reconstruct the play the way it would have been performed in the seventeenth century, and the introduction, notes, and glossary further bring to life these timeless comedies for the modern reader.
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title_display The alchemist and other plays : Volpone, or The Fox; Epicene, or The Silent Woman; The Alchemist; Bartholemew Fair
title_full The alchemist and other plays : Volpone, or The Fox; Epicene, or The Silent Woman; The Alchemist; Bartholemew Fair / Ben Jonson; Gordon Campbell (editor, Professor of English, University of Leicester)
title_short The alchemist and other plays :
title_sub Volpone, or The Fox; Epicene, or The Silent Woman; The Alchemist; Bartholemew Fair