'Tis Pity She's a Whore

'Tis Pity She's a Whore

Author: John Ford

Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

ISBN: 0803252617

Category: Drama

Page: 136

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The central situation of 'Tis Pity She's a Whore is an incestuous love between brother and sister, and it is hardly surprising that critics have differed widely in their interpretation of the exact meaning and significance of the play. . . . All the love affairs in the play end in disaster . . . it would even be possible to read the play as a series of warnings against the destructive effects of passion."--N. W. Bawcutt
'Tis Pity She's a Whore
Language: en
Pages: 136
Authors: John Ford
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1966-01-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

The central situation of 'Tis Pity She's a Whore is an incestuous love between brother and sister, and it is hardly surprising that critics have differed widely in their interpretation of the exact meaning and significance of the play. . . . All the love affairs in the play end
'Tis Pity She's a Whore and Other Plays
Language: en
Pages: 420
Authors: John Ford
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Ford's tragedy, originally printed in 1633, was the first major English play to take as its theme fulfilled incest between brother and sister.
'Tis Pity She's A Whore
Language: en
Pages: 153
Authors: John Ford
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-07-13 - Publisher: Routledge

The last decade has seen a revival of interest in John Ford and especially 'Tis Pity She's a Whore, his tragedy of religious scepticism, incestuous love, and revenge. This text in particular has provided a focus for scholarship as well as being the subject of a number of major theatrical
'Tis Pity She's A Whore
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Lisa Hopkins
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-10 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

John Ford's tragedy 'Tis Pity She's A Whore was first performed between 1629 and 1633 and since then its themes of incest, love versus duty and forbidden passion have made it a widely studied and performed, if controversial, play. This guide offers students an introduction to its critical and performance
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Language: de
Pages: 102
Authors: John Ford, Erwin Kasler
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1918 - Publisher:

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