The Resource Better a shrew than a sheep : women, drama, and the culture of jest in early modern England, Pamela Allen Brown

Better a shrew than a sheep : women, drama, and the culture of jest in early modern England, Pamela Allen Brown

Label
Better a shrew than a sheep : women, drama, and the culture of jest in early modern England
Title
Better a shrew than a sheep
Title remainder
women, drama, and the culture of jest in early modern England
Statement of responsibility
Pamela Allen Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Pamela Allen
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR658.W6
LC item number
B76 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English drama
  • Women and literature
  • Women and literature
  • English drama
  • English drama (Comedy)
  • English wit and humor
  • Jestbooks, English
  • Comic, The, in literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • Women in literature
  • Théâtre anglais
  • Femmes et littérature
  • Femmes et littérature
  • Théâtre anglais
  • Comédie anglaise
  • Humour anglais
  • Fabliaux anglais
  • Comique dans la littérature
  • Rôle selon le sexe dans la littérature
  • Femmes dans la littérature
  • Frau <Motiv>
  • Komödie
  • Komische Literatur
  • Prosaschwank
  • Comic, The, in literature
  • English drama
  • English drama (Comedy)
  • English drama
  • English wit and humor
  • Jestbooks, English
  • Sex role in literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women in literature
  • Englisch
  • England
Label
Better a shrew than a sheep : women, drama, and the culture of jest in early modern England, Pamela Allen Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-253) 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 : sauce for the gander -- Near neighbors, women's wars, and Merry wives -- Ale and female : gossips as players, alehouse as theater -- Between women, or all is fair at horn fair -- "O such a rogue would be hang'd!" : shrews versus wife beaters -- Scandalous pleasures : a coney-catcher and her public -- Griselda the fool -- Epilogue : the problem of fun
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 263 pages
Isbn
9780801440243
Lccn
2002011310
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50279913
  • (OCoLC)ocm50279913
Label
Better a shrew than a sheep : women, drama, and the culture of jest in early modern England, Pamela Allen Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-253) 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 : sauce for the gander -- Near neighbors, women's wars, and Merry wives -- Ale and female : gossips as players, alehouse as theater -- Between women, or all is fair at horn fair -- "O such a rogue would be hang'd!" : shrews versus wife beaters -- Scandalous pleasures : a coney-catcher and her public -- Griselda the fool -- Epilogue : the problem of fun
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 263 pages
Isbn
9780801440243
Lccn
2002011310
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50279913
  • (OCoLC)ocm50279913

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