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Political satires

Edmund Goldsmid

Political satires

by Edmund Goldsmid

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Published by Scholarly Resources in Wilmington, Del .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- Early modern, 1500-1700.,
  • Civilization, Modern -- 17th century -- Poetry.,
  • Political satire, English.,
  • Verse satire, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1885 ed. privately printed, Edinburgh, under title: Some political satires of the seventeenth century, in series : Bibliotheca curiosa.

    Statement[selected from the writings of the Earl of Rochester, Sir John Denham, and Andrew Marvel by Edmund Goldsmid].
    SeriesBibliotheca curiosa.
    ContributionsRochester, John Wilmot, Earl of, 1647-1680., Denham, John, Sir, 1615-1669., Marvell, Andrew, 1621-1678.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1213 .G6 1973
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. in 1 ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5301420M
    ISBN 100842014217
    LC Control Number72083162
    OCLC/WorldCa1269390

    Political satire is a part of the genre that entertains us at the expense of current political issues. Using humor, it does a political analysis as an attempt to expose the absurdity, vanity, and hypocrisy of the political field. It goes beyond a mere mockery and exposes the underlying truth. The Other Musical Theatre: Political Satire in Broadway Musicals: from Strike Up the Band () to Anyone Can Whistle () Alisa Roost (C) City University of New York, - Musicals - pages.

    Lesson Summary. Political satire includes all sorts of media: illustrations, works of literature, television shows, comedy, and film. The form advances a humorous blend of political commentary and. Book One, containing Satires 1–5, views in retrospect the horrors of Domitian’s tyrannical reign and was issued between and (The historian Tacitus, a contemporary of Juvenal, was also embittered by the suspicion and fear of that epoch.) Book Two, the single, enormous Satire 6, contains topical references to the year

      (Applause Books). The complete scripts to two of Larry Gelbart's most popular and powerful political satires. Review of Mastergate : "If George Orwell were a gag writer, he could have written Mastergate. Larry Gelbart's scathingly funny takeoff on the Iran-Contra hearings is Author: Larry Gelbart.   In America, political satire is as old and august a tradition as politics itself. Descended from the. newspaper cartoons and humor writing that deflated politicians full of hot air while shining.


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