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The Resource Entertaining crisis in the Atlantic imperium, 1770-1790, Daniel O'Quinn

Entertaining crisis in the Atlantic imperium, 1770-1790, Daniel O'Quinn

Label
Entertaining crisis in the Atlantic imperium, 1770-1790
Title
Entertaining crisis in the Atlantic imperium, 1770-1790
Statement of responsibility
Daniel O'Quinn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Quinn, Daniel
Dewey number
822/.50938541073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR714.M37
LC item number
O68 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English drama
  • Masculinity in literature
  • Politics and literature
  • Theater
  • Theater
  • Press and politics
  • United States
Label
Entertaining crisis in the Atlantic imperium, 1770-1790, Daniel O'Quinn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [373]-414) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : entertainment, mediation and the future of empire -- Diversions. The agents of Mars and the Temples of Venus : John Burgoyne's remediated pleasures -- Out to America : performance and the politics of mediated space -- Regime Change. To rise in greater splendor : John Andre's Errant knights -- "The body" of David Garrick : Richard Brinsley Sheridan, America and the ends of theatre -- Celebrations. Which is the man? remediation, interruption and the celebration of martial masculinity -- Days and nights of the living dead : Handelmania -- Coda : "in praise of the oak, its advantage and prosperity"
Control code
ocn646715960
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 428 pages
Isbn
9780801899317
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010025292
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40019416725
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Entertaining crisis in the Atlantic imperium, 1770-1790, Daniel O'Quinn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [373]-414) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : entertainment, mediation and the future of empire -- Diversions. The agents of Mars and the Temples of Venus : John Burgoyne's remediated pleasures -- Out to America : performance and the politics of mediated space -- Regime Change. To rise in greater splendor : John Andre's Errant knights -- "The body" of David Garrick : Richard Brinsley Sheridan, America and the ends of theatre -- Celebrations. Which is the man? remediation, interruption and the celebration of martial masculinity -- Days and nights of the living dead : Handelmania -- Coda : "in praise of the oak, its advantage and prosperity"
Control code
ocn646715960
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 428 pages
Isbn
9780801899317
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010025292
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40019416725
Other physical details
illustrations

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