The 'Man of Mode' [Audiobook] download free by Sir George Etherege

The 'Man of Mode' Audiobook download free by Sir George Etherege
  • Listen audiobook: The 'Man of Mode'
  • Author: Sir George Etherege
  • Release date: 2008/6/9
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780713681932
  • Rating: 8.71 of 10
  • Votes: 494
  • Review by: Kaysen Rawlings
  • Review rating: 8.21 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/25
  • Duration: 2H51M54S in 256 kbps (44.8 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-28
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: MPEG4, MP3, WMA, Vorbis, WAV, Shorten, FLAC (compression ZIP, BZ, 7-ZIP, TAR, CBZ, RAR, CHM)
  • Total pages original book: 224
  • Includes a PDF summary of 25 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 19M22S (5 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Verbal brilliance, urbane sophistication and sexual conquest are the measures of success for the fashionable set who watched themselves being represented on the Restoration stage. Yet idealisation and satire, as this edition of Etherege's masterpiece shows, are flip sides of the same coin, and the play betrays deep anxieties about ridicule and social failure. Any London beau would emulate Dorimant, the unconscionable rake who loves 'em and leaves 'em, but he would also secretly fear that he in fact resembled Sir Fopling Flutter, the model of all Restoration fops, in his vanity and affectation. The women fare no better, being offered for identification Dorimant's discarded mistress Loveit, scheming for revenge, or the beautiful but hard-headed Harriet, who dares Dorimant to woo her in the country, for 'I know all beyond Hyde Park is a desert to you and that no gallantry can draw you farther'.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Literary Studies: General, Literary Studies: C 1500 To C 1800, Literary Studies: Plays & Playwrights, Plays, Playscripts
  • Download servers: Google Drive, 4Shared, Microsoft OneDrive, FreakShare, OneDrive, Mediafire, BitShare, Nextcloud. Compressed in ZIP, BZ, 7-ZIP, TAR, CBZ, RAR, CHM
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 17.11 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x14mm
  • Weight: 218g
  • Printed by: METHUEN DRAMA
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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