The play of Dick of Devonshire

a tragi-comedy

Written in English
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SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1830
ContributionsHeywood, Thomas, d. 1641
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationp. [25]-97
Number of Pages97
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15143050M

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Richard Peeke of Tavistock; His Three to One, The Commendatory Verses and the Play of Dick of Devonshire Hardcover – January 1, by Rowe J B (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" Author: Rowe J B. Ascribed to Thomas Heywood; cf.

NUC pre In Pike, Richard. Richard Peeke of Tavistock: his Three to one, the commendatory verses, and the play of Dick of Devonshire. Exeter: James G. Commin, Reproduction Notes: Microopaque.

New York: Readex Microprint, 1 microopaque ; 23 x 15 cm. (Three centuries of drama. In Pike, Richard. Richard Peeke of Tavistock: his Three to one, the commendatory verses, and the play of Dick of Devonshire. Exeter: James G. Commin, Reproduction Microopaque. New York: Readex Microprint, 1 microopaque ; 23 x 15 cm.

(Three centuries of drama. English, ) (Three centuries of English and American plays. Dick of Devonshire (Play). Dick of Devonshire. [Oxford, Printed for the Malone Society by C. Batey at the University Press, ] (OCoLC) Named Person: Richard Pike: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: James Gilmer McManaway; Mary R McManaway; Lessing J.

Rosenwald Reference Collection (Library of Congress). Dick Of Devonshire: Description: p. [25] Series: Three centuries of drama. English, Three centuries of English and American plays, Notes: Half title. Ascribed to Thomas Heywood; cf. NUC pre In Pike, Richard. Richard Peeke of Tavistock: his Three to one, the commendatory verses, and the play of Dick of Devonshire.

Dick of Devonshire is an anonymous Jacobean era stage play, based on the autobiography of the real-life English sailor Dicke of Devonshire. Written init survived as part of MS Egerton ; a manuscript collection prepared by the actor William Cartwright aroundand later presented by him to Dulwich College.

Devonshire takes place at Rose's childhood home, which she shares with her brother James, a newly inherited earl, their other half-siblings, his wife and their children. It's a full house, but Connolly manages to weave them into the story enough to show a large, close family dynamic but not overwhelm with a confusing cast of characters.4/5(12).

The Devonshire Collection Archives held at Chatsworth span over years and date back to the time of Elizabeth Talbot, Countess of Shrewsbury (c, better known as Bess of Hardwick), with elements of the archive dating from even earlier.

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Was at the Battle of Hastings. Became a senior Baron of Devon, holding 47 lordships in barony in Devonshire. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged.

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A personal and horticultural tour of the year-old gardens at Chatsworth House in Derbyshire. The Duchess of Devonshire's anecdotal text takes the reader through a garden that includes parterres and vistas, water in all its forms, rockeries and trees, a working kitchen garden and statuary, as.

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Deborah Vivien Freeman-Mitford Cavendish, Dowager Duchess of Devonshire, who published under the name of Deborah Mitford, was brought up in Oxfordshire, England.

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