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Every Man in His Humour (1601) [Play]
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Summary :

Jonson's second known play, Every Man in His Humour, was performed in 1598 by the Lord Chamberlain's Men at the Globe with William Shakespeare in the cast. Jonson became a celebrity, and there was a brief fashion for 'humours' comedy, a kind of topical comedy involving eccentric characters, each of whom represented a temperament, or humor, of humanity.

Original title: Every Man in His Humour
Original languages: English


Genre: Drama and Plays


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