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Plays on the Passions By Joanna Baillie Peter Duthie has given teachers of romanticism and theater a gift this elegant, accessible, and carefully contextualized edition of Joanna Baillie s earliest plays Catherine Burroughs, Wells College
Joanna Baillie was a Scottish poet and dramatist who was well known during her lifetime She was admired for her literary powers and hosted a brilliant literary society in her cottage at Hampstead Her intelligence and integrity were allied to a modest demeanour which made her, for many, the epitome of a Christian gentlewoman She was shrewd, observant of human nature, and persistent to the point of obstinacy in developing her own views and opinions Her brand of drama remained essentially unchanged throughout her life, and she took pride in having carried out her major work, the Plays on the Passions, or less in the form she had originally conceived Her inventive faculties were remarked upon by practically everybody whose opinion on a literary matter was worth anything Carswell 275 , and she was on friendly terms with all the leading women writers of her time.
Plays on the Passions By Joanna Baillie
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