Francis Beaumont

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English dramatist who collaborated with John Fletcher (1584-1616)


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29) Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher, Philaster, Or Love Lies A-Bleeding, ed.
Then, starting on October26, come Love Lies A-Bleeding, the tragic-comedy by Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher, and The Misanthrope, MoliAre's acerbic look at the world of actors, playwrights and theatre critics I detect a touch of familiarity in Birmingham's Crescent Theatre's dealings with the Bard.
much of which is performed in deliberately corny rhyming verse - is a Renaissance play by Francis Beaumont called ``The Knight of the Burning Pestle.
In English Manuscript Studies 8 (2000) Hilton Kelliher, in a tour-de-force of archival investigation, offers important new manuscript evidence from the Cambridge University Archives (housed in the University Library) about the early lives of Francis Beaumont and Nathan Field, which confirms that these authors were in residence in Cambridge in 1604.
For early modern writers, the intimate could be fleeting and nonpenetrative (as in the unconsummated desire in Christopher Marlowe's Hero and Leander); nonreproductive (as in the anal pleasures of William Shakespeare's All's Well That Ends Well); surface-level (as in the sadomasochistic skin markings that create pleasure in Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher's The Maid's Tragedy); and experienced not between two individuals but among a group (as in the erotic exchanges of the cloistered nuns imagined in the anonymous The Merry Devil of Edmonton).