Love for Love

Category: Arts | Type: Glossary Word | Title: Evelina (in Context) | Author: Fanny Burney | Vol: Volume I | Ch: Letter XX

William Congreve's comedy first performed 1695.  Though Evelina and Miss Mirvan register polite aversion to the risque humor of Restoration comedy, the play was a staple of London theatre. 

 

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