The sultan, or, A peep into the seraglio a farce in two acts by Isaac Bickerstaff

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Other titlesThe sultan, A peep into the seraglio
Statementby Isaac Bickerstaff
SeriesEnglish and American drama of the nineteenth century
ContributionsMarmontel, Jean François, 1723-1799.
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FormatMicroform
Paginationp. [250]-256
Number of Pages256
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Open LibraryOL15147656M

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THE SULTAN,OR A PEEP INTO THE SERAGLIO. A COMEDY, IN TWO ACTS. As performed at the Theatre-Royal, Covent-Garden. By Mr ISAAC BICKERSTAFFE. The Sultan, or A Peep into the Seraglio is a farce in two acts by Isaac Bickerstaffe ( – ?).

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By Isaac Bickerstaff. Topics: text_and_corpus_linguistics. Publisher: Oxford Text Archive, University of Oxford. OAI identifier: oai:ota:oucs Author: Isaac Bickerstaff. A seraglio (/ s ə ˈ r æ l j oʊ / sə-RAL-yoh or / s ə ˈ r ɑː l j oʊ / sə-RAHL-yoh) or serail is the sequestered living quarters used by wives and concubines in an Ottoman household.

The term harem is a generic term for domestic spaces reserved for women in a Muslim family, which can also refer to the women themselves. The Ottoman imperial harem was known in Ottoman Turkish as Harem-i. Abduction ’s libretto was developed out of many Orient-themed literary sources, from love and rescue motifs found in Boccaccio’s Il Decamerone to Jean-François Marmontel’s Contes moraux (), Isaac Bickerstaff’s The Sultan, or A Peep into the Seraglio () and Charles Dibdin’s The Captive ().

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Joshua Reynolds Mrs Abington as ‘Roxalana’, Frances Abington was a celebrated comic actress. Reynolds portrays her as Roxalana, an English slave in Isaac Bickstaffe’s play, The Sultan; or A Peep into the Seraglio.

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