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Title Mind-Travelling and Voyage Drama in Early Modern England [electronic resource] / David McInnis, University of Melbourne, Australia.

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Description 1 online resource.
Series Early modern literature in history (Palgrave (Firm))
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Voyage drama -- Lost plays -- Vicarious travel -- The scholarship of sightseeing -- The wings of active thought -- Instructions for travel, or ars apodemica -- Mind travelling -- The imagination and ideal presence -- Travelling at the theatre -- Marlovian models of voyage drama -- The "will to travel" in Marlovian drama -- The playwright's travels in "map and card" -- Acting on knowledge: Faustus's journey "to prove cosmography" -- Fortunatus and the wishing hat -- Morals, manners, and imagination: Jonson and Heywood -- Jonson's moral imperative -- Heywood and travel as a fantasy of escape -- Staging travel in Heywood's plays -- Therapeutic travel in Richard Brome's The Antipodes -- Jonsonian psychology and drama -- Disdain for the familiar -- Peregrine as mind-travelling reader -- The stars change, the mind remains the same -- "Mandeville madness" -- Davenant, Saint-Évremond, Dryden and the ocular dimension of travel -- Davenant and the effects of perspectival scenery on mind-travelling -- Sightseeing and morality in Saint Évremond's Sir Politick would-be -- Dryden's aesthetics and the theatre-as-prospective-glass -- Old genres, new worlds: Behn domesticates the exotic -- Virginian customs and culture in the widow ranter -- Women, marriage, and slaves -- A domestic tragedy in the new world.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- History and criticism.
Travel in literature.
Travelers' writings, English -- History and criticism.
English drama -- 17th century -- History and criticism.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9781137035356 1137035358 (DLC) 2012040926
ISBN 1137035366 (electronic bk.)
9781137035363 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # EBC1094995
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