Old Fortunatus
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Published in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementedited with a preface, notes and glossary by Oliphant Smeaton.
SeriesThe temple dramatists
ContributionsSmeaton, Oliphant.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20317929M

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The crafty Fortunatus says that he has given away three of the purses and will make another for him. In gratitude, the soldan proposes to show the old man the wondrous sights of Babylon. 13 rows  Old Fortunatus by Thomas Dekker; 12 editions; First published in ; Subjects: . Page 19 - My choice is store of gold ; the rich are wise. He that upon his back rich garments wears, Is wise, though on his head grow Midas' ears. Gold is the strength, the sinews of the world, The health, the soul, the beauty most divine, A mask of gold hides all deformities ; Gold is Heaven's physic, life's restorative, Oh therefore make me rich Reviews: 1. This HTML etext of "The Pleasant Comedie of Old Fortunatus" () by Thomas Dekker, Was created in July by Anniina Jokinen of Luminarium. The text is unaltered. Source text: Dekker, Thomas. "The Pleasant Comedie of Old Fortunatus." Thomas Dekker. Ernest Rhys, Ed. London: T. Fisher Unwin, nd c

  Old Fortunatus by David McInnis, , available at Book Depository with free delivery : David Mcinnis. This Revels Plays edition is the first fully annotated, single-volume critical edition of Old Fortunatus. It offers scholarly discussion of the play's performance and textual history, including attention to the German version printed and performed in the early seventeenth century. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .   The comedy of Old Fortunatus, though containing numberless faults in construction, in weak and ineffective character-drawing. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical : Thomas Dekker William Henry Oli Smeaton.

Old Fortunatus: A Play Written [William Henry Oliphant Smeaton] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages. Unlock This Study Guide Now. Start your hour free trial to unlock this Old Fortunatus study guide and get instant access to the following. Summary; . Fortunatus [Fôrtūnā'tus]— prosperous. A believer from Corinth who, with Stephanus and Achaicus, visited Paul and refreshed his spirit by their coming [1 Cor. ).A. J. Maclean comments that Fortunatus was probably baptized by Paul (1 Cor. ), and that Lightfoot felt that he may well have been alive forty years later and could therefore have been the Fortunatus .   No English adaptation of the book (or play) survives prior to Dekker's staging of The Whole History of Fortunatus, which was printed under the title of The Pleasant Comedy of Old Fortunatus in February