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A short view of the profaneness and immorality of the English stage (1730)

Jeremy Collier

A short view of the profaneness and immorality of the English stage (1730)

by Jeremy Collier

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Published by Georg Olms Verlag .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Theater

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesProfaneness and immorality of the English stage
    SeriesAnglista & Americana, no.46
    The Physical Object
    Pagination437 p.
    Number of Pages437
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26887599M

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    A SHORT VIEW OF THE Immorality and Profanenefs Stage Together with The Senfe of Antiquity upon this By y ERE MT COLLIER,M.Að secon CDítion. London, Printed for S. the Turk'$-FIud in Fleetßreet, at Grays-Ina-Gne, in Holborn, and 43ínùmav1V againlt the Exchange in Cornhil. -A Puritan minister who wrote "A Short View of the Immorality and Profaneness of the English Stage" -Some historians suggest that his treatise marked the end of the theatrical Resoration Susanna Centlivre.

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A Short View Of The Immorality And Profaneness Of The English Stage, book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. In English literature: Dryden scourge in Jeremy Collier, whose A Short View of the Immorality and Profaneness of the English Stage () comprehensively indicted the Restoration stage tradition.

The theoretical frame of Collier’s tract is crude, but his strength lay in his dogged citation of evidence from published play texts, especially when the charge. A Short View of the Immorality, and Profaneness of the English Stage Jeremy Collier Limited preview - A Short View of the Immorality, and Profaneness of the English Stage.

Excerpt from A Short View of the Immorality of the Profaneness of the English Stage: Together With the Sense of Antiquity Upon This Argument In Tranflaci'ng the Fathers, 1 have endeavour'ol to keep Cloie to their-mean ing: However, in form: few plates, I have taken the Liberty of throwing in a Word or Two To clear the Senfe, to preferve' the, Spirit of the Original, and keep the Author: Jeremy Collier.

p. The Miſbehaviour of the Stage upon this account.: p. CHAP. Immorality encouraged by the Stage.: p. The Stage Poets make Libertines their Top-Characters, and give them Succeſs in their Debauchery.: p.

A Character of their fine Gentleman.: p. Their fine Ladies Accompliſh'd much after the ſame manner.: p. The. According to the reference, the play ahem, pamphlet is named "A Short View of the Immorality and Profaneness of the English Stage".

Why is the "A" dropped elsewhere in the article, and in the title. Dbenbenn13 Jan (UTC). A Short View of the Immorality, and Profaneness of the English Stage Together with the Sense of Antiquity on this Argument Language: English: LoC Class: PN: Language and Literatures: Literature: General, Criticism, Collections: Subject: Theater -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Early works to Subject: Theater -- England -- Early works to.

Essay of Dramatic Poesie [], John Dryden 84pp A Short View of the Immorality and Profaneness of the English Stage [], Jeremy Collier pp A Short Vindication of the Relapse and the Provok'd Wife [], John Vanbrugh 84pp Amendments of Mr Collier's False and Imperfect Citations [], William Congreve pp Animadversions on Mr.

A short view of the profaneness and immorality of the English stage, &c. With the several defences of the same. In answer to Mr. Congreve, Dr. Drake, Collier, A.M.

[The fifth edition corrected]. [Jeremy Collier] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book was originally published prior toand represents a reproduction of an important historical work.

Genre/Form: Early works Early works to Additional Physical Format: Online version: Collier, Jeremy, Short view of the immorality and profaneness of the English stage. Jeremy Collier, "A Short View of the Immorality and Profaneness of the English Stage" () Introduction.

Jeremy Collier (–) was a clergyman who refused to swear allegiance to William III and Mary II after the revolution of In he was outlawed for publicly absolving two prisoners involved in a plot to assassinate William III. A SHORT. VIEW. OF THE. Immorality, and Profaneness. OF THE. English Stage, TOGETHER.

With the Sence of Antiquity upon this Argument. By JEREMY COLLIER, M.A. London, Printed for S. Keble at the Turk's-Head in Fleetstreet, R.

Sare at Gray's-Inn-Gate, and H. Hindmarsh against the Exchange in Cornhil. THE. PREFACE. Being convinc'd that nothing has. From A Short View of the Immorality and Profaneness of the English Stage ()1 By Jeremy Collier [Preface] Being convinc'd that nothing has gone farther in Debauching the Age than the Stage Poets, and Play-House, I thought I could not employ my time better than in File Size: KB.

A DEFENCE OF THE Short View OF THE Profaneness and Immorality OF THE English STAGE, &c. Being a REPLY To Mr. Congreve 's Amendments, &c. And to the Vindication of the Author of the Relapse. By Ieremy Collier, M. A Short View Of The Immorality, And Profaneness Of The English Stage.

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A Short View of the Immorality and Profaneness of the English Stage; Together with the Sense of Antiquity Upon this Argument. Ed: Author: Jeremy Collier: Publisher: S.

Keble, Original from: Austrian National Library: Digitized:. The Stage-Poets make their Principal Perſons Vitious, and reward them at the End of the Play. The Lines of Virtue and Vice are Struck out by Nature in very Legible Diſtinctions; They tend to a different Point, and in the greater Inſtances.

Short view of the immorality and profaneness of the English stage: together with the sense of antiquity upon this argument. by Collier, Jeremy, Printed inA Short View of the Immorality and Profaneness of the English Stage served as a vessel for Jeremy Collier's less than complimentary view of English theater.

The preface of the book is particularly of interest because it contextualizes the work that follows. In a book such as this, the author's voice is present on every : Jeremy Collier. Buy A short view of the immorality and profaneness of the English stage together with the sense of antiquity upon this argument / by Jeremy Collier.

() by Collier, Jeremy (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Author: Jeremy Collier. "Short View of the Immorality and Profaneness of the English Stage" is an anti-theatre pamphlet written in by the Non-juror bishop and divine Jeremy r attacks the most popular recent comedies on the London stage, notably "Love For Love" () by William Congreve and "The Relapse" () by John target of Collier's "Immorality" charge is the lack.

Jeremy Collier’s Short view of the Profaneness and Immorality of the English Stage, published insignaled the public opposition to the real or fancied improprieties of plays staged during the previous three decades.

“The business of plays is to recommend Vertue, and discountenance Vice”.A short view of the immorality, and profaneness of the English stage together with the sense of antiquity upon this argument / by Jeremy Collier Collier.