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The roaring girl

stories

by Greg Hollingshead

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Published by Harcourt Brace & Co. in San Diego .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Suburban life -- Canada -- Fiction.,
    • Canada -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGreg Hollingshead.
      SeriesA Harvest book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.H54 R6 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination196 p. ;
      Number of Pages196
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL353040M
      ISBN 100156005840
      LC Control Number98012689
      OCLC/WorldCa38494774


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The Roaring Girl or Moll Cutpurse. In Context. On Mary Frith’s Life. from the Consistory Court of London Correction Book, 27 January /12; 2.

The Last Will and Testament of Mary Markham, Alias Mary Frith () B. On Theater, Gender, and Cross-DressingBrand: Broadview Press. A guest post by Victoria Myers [Editor’s note: Victoria Myers was a student in the Fall Folger Undergraduate Seminar taught by Sarah part of that course, Victoria researched the history of a copy of the first printing of The Roaring Girl ().She continued her research for her capstone project for her Renaissance Studies major at the University of Maryland.

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Middleton and Thomas Dekker (, Hardcover) at the best. A welcome arrival from Canada, Hollingshead (in his first US publication) points out a new direction to readers tired of the nihilistic banalities of postmodernism. Immediately striking about Hollingshead (author of three story collections and a novel in Canada) is the gravity of his voice, which is authorial and strong even in its comic mode.

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The Roaring Girl is a fictional dramatization of the life of Mary Frith, a 17th-century woman, who earned a living as a pickpocket and dressed in men's clothing.

Dubbed the 'Governess of London's underworld', Mary Frith was also known as Moll Cutpurse. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Middleton, Thomas, Roaring girl.

[London]: Issued for subscribers by the editor of the Tudor facsimile texts,   The Roaring Girl is a rip-roaring Jacobean comedy co-written by Thomas Middleton and Thomas Dekker and first published in The play is a fictionalized dramatization of the life of Mary Frith, known as "Moll Cutpurse", a woman who had gained a reputation as a virago in the early 17th century.

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– The play was first published in quarto inprinted by Nicholas Okes for the bookseller Thomas Archer. The title page of the first edition states that the play was performed at the Fortune Theatre by Prince Henry's Men, the troupe known in the previous reign as the Admiral's Men.

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In fair condition, suitable as a study copy/5(). (The Roaring Girl plays at The Access Theatre Gallery, Broadway, through J This show plays in rep with Punk as Fuck.

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