Politics of Romantic Theatricality, 1787-1832: The Road to the Stage

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Author: David Worrall
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Genre: Unknown
Pages: 272
Language: english
Year: 2007
ISBN 10: 0230518028
ISBN 13: 9780230801417
Series: Palgrave Studies in the Enlightenment, Romanticism and the Cultures of Print
Edition: First Edition
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This study sets out the political and cultural conditions regulating writing for the stage during an era of censorship, the monopolistic royal theatres, and an emerging plebeian public sphere of drama located in London's new playhouses and ''spouting clubs.'' Using...