A major new edition of this Restoration comedy. Detailed commentary notes are included alongside the play text for easy reference.
There is also a lively and comprehensively researched account of the play's historical, social and theatrical context.
The book is aimed at actors, theatre-goers and students of English drama (both A Level students and undergraduates), and includes a list of further reading suggestions to aid research.
New Mermaids is a series of over 50 classic plays with an active programme of new editions.