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Songs and lyrics from the plays of Beaumont and Fletcher

Songs and lyrics from the plays of Beaumont and Fletcher

with contemporary musical settings

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Published by Etchells & Macdonald in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Musical settings pp.49-66.

Statementedited by E.H. Fellowes.
SeriesThe Haslewood Books
ContributionsBeaumont, Francis, 1584-1616., Fletcher, John, 1579-1625., Fellowes, Edmund H. 1870-1951.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 72p. :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21204713M

Beaumont apparently was the primary plotter of their plays, while Fletcher had a strong flair for language. Their comedies and tragedies include The Woman Hater, The Coxcomb, A Maid's Tragedy, The Knight of the Burning Pestle, Wit Without Money, and Philaster, Or Love Lies A Bleeding. The ballad of Fair Margaret and Sweet William was first quoted in part in the Beaumont and Fletcher play The Knight of the Burning Pestle in , the first full text being a broadside or stall copy published in Percy's Reliques in

A list of lyrics, artists and songs that contain the term "Beaumont" - from the website. » Search results for 'Beaumont' Yee yee! We've found 40 lyrics, 6 artists, and 3 albums matching Beaumont back in Beaumont says he really turns her on She hits the floor a dancing, when the DJ plays his song You can see. Shake off your heavy trance, And leap into a dance, Such as no mortals use to tread, Fit only for Apollo-To play to, for the moon to lead, And all the stars to follow! O blessed youth! for Jove doth pause, Laying aside his graver laws For this device: And at the wedding such a pair Each dance is taken for a prayer, Each song a sacrifice.

The author's first examination of the entire body of "Beaumont and Fletcher" plays was made in or around the years Though in the intervening years he re-examined man of the plays, he did not make a complete study of them again till in or ahout Remembering the Old Songs: Little Margaret by Lyle Lofgren (Originally published: Inside Bluegrass, April ) Another ghostly golden oldie for you -- this one first appeared in print in England in the late seventeenth century, titled Lady Margaret and Sweet William, and was published by Child as ballad #The tune and most of the words of this American version are from Bascom Lamar Lunsford.


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Songs and lyrics from the plays of Beaumont and Fletcher Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Songs & lyrics from the plays of Beaumont and Fletcher: with contemporary musical settings. [Francis Beaumont; John Fletcher; Edmund H Fellowes].

~ Songs & Lyrics from the plays of Beaumont and Fletcher with contemporary musical setting. London Frederick Etchells & Hugh Macdonald, 1a Kensington Place, W8 Reprint/reissue date Original date Note "First published London, " Includes the music for 6 of the songs.

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A BODLEIAN SONG-BOOK: Don, C BY JOHN P. CUTTS DR. FELLOWES in his edition of' Songs and Lyrics from the plays of Beaumont and Fletcher, with contemporary settings' (London, I), made reference to a manuscript of seventeenth-century songs which was.

Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher are forever linked as the English language’s greatest writing duo. Tragically, they had only a decade to write together before Beaumont’s premature death at the age of Read more about Francis Beaumont here.

The Annotated Plays of Beaumont and Fletcher: The Scornful Lady (). Beaumont apparently was the primary plotter of their plays, while Fletcher had a strong flair for language.

Their comedies and tragedies include The Woman Hater, The Coxcomb, A Maid's Tragedy, The Knight of the Burning Pestle, Wit Without Money, and Philaster, Or Love Lies A Bleeding.4/5(1).

Like Jonson, and even some greater poets, however, Beaumont anfl. Fletcher are now much less widely known by the works which first earned them their reputation than they are by name, and • The Best Plays of the Old Dramatists, Beaumont and Fletcher. Edited, with an Introduction nod Notes, by J.

LOO Strachey. Volumes I. and II. John Fletcher was a prolific playwright, who not only wrote his own plays, but also had a hand in numerous plays written in collaboration with other authors. Sometimes, it is nearly impossible to tell who wrote what, and various plays are ascribed at various times to Fletcher alone, Fletcher with Beaumont, Massinger, Shakespeare and so on.

The first Beaumont and Fletcher folio of contained 35 plays; 53 plays were included in the second folio in Other works bring the total plays in the canon to about Other works bring the total plays in the canon to about Fellowes prints the words to several songs, and the actual music for six of them, along with commentary in his edition of Songs and Lyrics from the Plays of Beaumont and Fletcher (London: F.

Etchells & H. Macdonald, ; reprint, New York: Benjamin Blom, ). Pages in category "Plays by Beaumont and Fletcher" The following 9 pages are in this category, out of 9 total.

This list may not reflect recent changes (). Lovely collection of songs and lyrics from early English dramas, beautifully bound in full morocco-gilt by Morrell. From “Newnes’ Pocket Classics” series.

Includes works by Shakespeare, Jonson, Beaumont and Fletcher, Milton, Dryden, Sheridan, and many others. Some of the best of Elizabethan songs and lyrics are to be found in plays of the age. It was a practice with playwrights then, and it continued till the Restoration, to insert-quite frequently songs and lyrics in their works.

And though these songs and lyrics have a contextual significance and appropriateness yet many of them can be enjoyed and. The Woman's Prize, or the Tamer Tamed is a Jacobean comedy written by John Fletcher. It was first published in the first Beaumont and Fletcher folio ofthough it was written several decades.

The Plays of Beaumont and Fletcher. on *FREE* shipping on qualifying cturer: Yale University Press. The Plays of Beaumont and Fletcher [Clark, Sandra] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Plays of Beaumont and FletcherFormat: Paperback. Beaumont and Fletcher: or, The finest scenes, lyrics, and other beauties of those two poets, now first selected from the whole of their works, to the exclusion of whatever is morally objectionable: with opinions of distinguished critics, notes, explanatory and otherwise, and a general introductory pref.

by Leigh Hunt. The following list gives all the plays in which either Beaumont or Fletcher had a part. They are arranged in groups and in a conjecturally chronological order, the exact dates of performance being rarely determinable.

Beaumont’s share is confined largely to the first group. Fletcher had a share in all the plays of the second and third groups. Beaumont and Fletcher individually contribute songs to four plays in the canon of collaboration, listed below. They also each wrote sections call.

ing for stage music in five plays References to music and meta. phorical use of music are also evenly distributed: Beaumont refers to music in nine plays for a total of forty-three times, and Fletcher. Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://tt08g Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive Python library dev4.Songs and Extracts.

Besides a number of important early scribal copies of complete dramatic texts (B&F 1, B&F 27, B&F 43, B&FB&FB&F ), the entries include various seventeenth-century copies of songs and other extracts from the those in many other plays of the period, the songs evidently have a textual history quite independent of the plays in which they occurred.The Works of Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher, Volume VII (The Maid in the Mill: The Knight of Malta: Loves Cure, or the Martial Maid: Women Pleas'd: The Night Walker, or the Little Thief) 2 The Works of Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher Volume VI (The Queen of Corinth, Bonduca, The Knight of the Burning Pestle, Loves Pilgrimage, The Double.