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Bartholomew Fair
Series: Drama Classics
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Paperback, 158 pages ISBN: 9781854593047Publication Date:
19 Dec 1997
Size: 160mm x 110mm£4.50 £3.60You save £0.90 (20%)
First Staged:
Hope Playhouse, London, 1614

Bartholomew Fair

By Ben Jonson

Paperback £4.50£3.60

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The annual fair for St Bartholomew's Day is a bawdy celebration peopled by tricksters, thieves, prostitutes, pedlars and entertainers. Also drawn to the festivities are a group of ordinary citizens who find their respectable lives turned upside down, and their intolerant attitudes challenged by what they experience.

Ben Jonson's Jacobean comedy was first performed at the Hope Playhouse in London in 1614.

This edition of the play, in the Nick Hern Books Drama Classics series, is edited and introduced by Colin Counsell.

Series: Drama Classics
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Paperback, 158 pages ISBN: 9781854593047Publication Date:
19 Dec 1997
Size: 160mm x 110mm£4.50 £3.60You save £0.90 (20%)

Also by Ben Jonson:

The Alchemist
Eastward Ho!
The Devil is an Ass
Volpone
Sejanus: His Fall

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