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Servant of Two Masters

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights).

A: Carlo Goldoni Pf: c.1746, Estate dell'Anno, Italy Pb: 1753 null...

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Servant of Two Masters

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights).

A: Carlo Goldoni Pf: c.1746, Estate dell'Anno, Italy Pb: 1753 null...

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Servant of Two Masters, The

Michael Patterson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Plays

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights). 272 words.

A: Carlo Goldoni Pf: c.1746, Estate dell'Anno, Italy Pb: 1753 Tr: 1928 G: Com. in 3 acts; Italian

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Servant of Two Masters, The (c.1746)

Michael Patterson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Plays

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights). 293 words.

Pantalone, a Venetian merchant, intended to marry his daughter Clarice to a suitor from Turin, Federigo Rasponi. When word comes

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Varro's Servant

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 39 words.

appear in Timon of Athens 2.2 to collect their masters' debts from Timon. Two of Varro's servants also try to

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Varro’s Servant

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 40 words.

appear in Timon of Athens 2.2 to collect their masters’ debts from Timon. Two of Varro’s servants also try to

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Varro's Servant

Overview page. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

Appear in Timon of Athens 2.2 to collect their masters' debts from Timon. Two of Varro's servants also try to claim debts, 3.4 (one of them is addressed by the name Varro).

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Robert Jephson

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1736–1803), playwright. Born to an Anglo-Irish family in Mallow, Co. Cork, he served in the army and settled in London, associating there with Edmund Burke and others. The Count of Narbonnenull...

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Harold Bindloss

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1866–1945). Born in Liverpool, Bindloss spent more than a decade at sea and in Britain's various colonies, particularly in Africa, then settled in London in 1896 and began a career as a...

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Hegel and Rabelais

Galin Tihanov.

in The Master and the Slave

May 2000; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 21168 words.

Intelligence and history are never far from literature. This chapter describes the use of metaphors to emphasize the power of adapting and growing through education, later transforming...

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Christopher Marlowe, Doctor Faustus

David Lawton.

in The Oxford Handbook of Tudor Drama

July 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (1500 to 1800). 7341 words.

Christopher Marlow's Doctor Faustus is a play in which much appears to exist in doubles: a Good Angel and a Bad; master and servant; two clowns; two deeds of damnation; and, on the level of...

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Black Thunder

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Arna Bontemps's novel Black Thunder: Gabriel's Revolt: Virginia 1800 was published in 1936. This conflation of history and imagination is based on an actual slave rebellion reported in...

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Double Falsehood

Holly Dugan.

in The Oxford Handbook of Shakespeare and Embodiment

August 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Literature; Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 9111 words.

In both its source material and in later adaptations, the Cardenio plot involves an attempted rape of a servant woman while cross-dressed as a shepherd by her employer, the Master of the...

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Barnaby Rudge

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century).

A novel by Dickens published in 1841 as part of Master Humphrey's Clock. The earlier of Dickens's two historical novels, it is set at the period of the Gordon anti‐popery riots of 1780, and...

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Miser

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights).

A: Molière Pf: 1668, Paris Pb: 1669 Tr: 1672 null...

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Hypochondriac

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights).

AT: Doctor Last in His Chariot; The Imaginary Invalid; The Would-Be Invalid A: Molière Pf: null...

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Dance of Death, The, (Parts 1 and 2)

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights).

A: August Strindberg Pf: 1905, Cologne; 1909, Stockholm Pb: 1901 Tr:null...

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Twelfth Night

Overview page. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

AT: What You Will A: William Shakespeare Pf: c.1601–2, London null...

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