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A chaste maid in Cheapside

Women beware women ; The changeling ; A game at chess

by Thomas Middleton

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford [England], New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. xlii-xlvi).

Other titlesChaste maid in Cheapside ; Women beware women ; The changeling ; A game at chess, Women beware women and other plays
StatementThomas Middleton ; edited with an introduction and notes by Richard Dutton.
SeriesOxford English drama, Oxford world"s classics, Oxford world"s classics (Oxford University Press)
ContributionsDutton, Richard, 1948-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR2712 .D88 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxlviii, 477 p. ;
Number of Pages477
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6804489M
ISBN 10019282614X
LC Control Number00267058

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The quarto dates from There are numerous editions of this play, and I have consulted the following: 1) A.H. Bullen's of The Works of Thomas Middleton Now First Collected A chaste maid in Cheapside The Spanish gipsy by Middleton and W Rowley The changeling by Middleton and W Rowley A game at chess Anything for a quiet life Women beware women.

Most scholars believe that Thomas Middleton's A Chaste Maid in Cheapside was first performed sometime between andalthough it was not published untilwhen it was published in a quarto edition in England.

This play, like many of Middleton's other works, details several plots carried out by unscrupulous people in search of wealth, marriage, or sex—and sometimes all three.

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The play opens with an argument in a goldsmith shop. Written for the adult players at the open-air Swan theatre in ,this master-piece of Jacobean city comedy signals its ironic natureeven in the title: chaste maids, like most other goods and people inLondon's busiest commercial area, are likely to be fake.

Money is moreimportant than either happiness or honour; and the most covetedcommodities to be bought with it are sex and social prestige. A Chaste Maid in Cheapside was probably written in (see New Mermaids edition, p.

xiii), and performed the same year by the Lady Elizabeth’s Men. This company — formed in — was, untilbased at the Swan playhouse on the : Martin White.

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"A Chaste Maid in Cheapside" Thomas Middleton, a comedy by the author of "The Changeling," directed by William Gaskill, designed by John Gunter, lighting by Eric Baker, music by Robert Long, stage manager Juliet Alliston, assistant stage manager Allison Rockley.

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