From Shakespeare & Co., by Stanley Wells
"Only in the Victorian period did The Alchemist fall out of favour; a play opening with a fart would have been unlikely to appeal to the decorous audiences of that era."
From Chapter 5, Ben Jonson
Friday, May 14, 2010
Posted by usedbuyer 2.0 at 10:19 PM
Labels: Ben Jonson, Daily Dose, Quotations, Stanley Wells, William Shakespeare
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