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old wives tale, 1595

George Peele

old wives tale, 1595

by George Peele

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Published by V. Ridler at the University Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1908 ed.: [London] : Printed for the Malone Society by H. Hart at the Oxford University Press.

Statement[prepared by W.W. Greg and checked by Frank Sidgwick].
SeriesMalone Society reprints -- 1908 (1909)
ContributionsGreg, W. W. 1875-1959.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, [42] p. :
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15149024M

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The Settings: the original edition of The Old Wives' Tale did not provide scene settings, a normal practice of the era. All settings are the suggestion of the editor. We may also note here that many of the stage directions appearing in this edition are modified, and clarifying. The Old Wives' Tale is a play by George Peele first printed in England in The play has been identified as the first English work to satirize the romantic dramas popular at the time.

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You really don't believe that stuff about starving a cold. Note 1. From the Old Wives’ Tale, “Contains a harvest-song, one of the first examples of what seems a favorite type with the dramatists. Usually it is taken almost directly from life; by the rudeness of phrases and the simplicity of ideas the poet attempts realism.

Peele, The Old Wives Tale. George Peele, The Old Wives Tale (written after Sept. ; ed. ) A pleasant conceited Comedie, played by the queenes majesties players. George Peele’s The Old Wives Tale (published ) was performed by the Queen’s Men in the s. Initially, the play has been dismissed by several critics as a vulgar and cheap entertainment without much value.

Yet, the metadramatic techniques employed in the play sheds light to how humour could be effectively triggered in the respective period and beyond.

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The Old Wives’ Tale was a highly innovative play when first written, and the passage of more than four hundred years has made it no less uncommon. First, it is a play with a frame; the main. Other works are Old Wives' Tale (), and David and Fair Bethsabe ().

Peele wrote in melodious and flowing blank verse, with abundance of fancy and brilliant imagery, but his dramas are weak in construction, and he is often bombastic and extravagant. Family Edit. Peele belonged to a family supposed to have been of Devonshire origin.

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Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, Book III, Book IV () 3. Marlowe, Edward II () 4.