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by William Wycherly

The Country Wife is a Restoration comedy, that is, an English theatrical comedy written during the period 1660-1710, when theatrical performances resumed in London following their 18-year spell of illegality under the reign of the Puritan Commonwealth. As a genre, Restoration comedy is notable for…

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Posted By alena i #202249 at Sep 26, 2011 2:31 AM

discuss the theme of honour in "The Country Wife" by William Wycherly

regarding the virtues of characters like lady fidget,mrs.pinchwife,and other characters of the play.

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