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The Maid of Arragon

Hannah Cowley

"The Maid of Arragon" by Hannah Cowley is a charming and spirited comedy that unfolds against the backdrop of courtly intrigue and romantic entanglements. Set in Spain, the play follows the adventures of the titular character, Inez, a spirited young woman who disguises herself as a man to pursue her true love, Don Carlos. As the plot unfolds, Inez finds herself embroiled in a series of comedic mishaps and misunderstandings, including mistaken identities, secret rendezvous, and humorous encounters with the nobility. Along the way, she discovers unexpected allies and learns valuable lessons about love, loyalty, and the importance of being true to oneself. Cowley's witty dialogue and lively characterization bring the world of 18th-century Spain to vivid life, immersing audiences in a world of colorful characters and delightful escapades. Through its blend of romance, humor, and adventure, "The Maid of Arragon" offers both entertainment and insight into the customs and values of its time. At its heart, "The Maid of Arragon" is a celebration of love, friendship, and the triumph of the human spirit. With its lively plot and endearing characters, the play continues to enchant audiences with its timeless appeal and irrepressible charm.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Culturea
  • Publish Date: Apr 4th, 2024
  • Pages: 36
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.69in - 7.44in - 0.07in - 0.18lb
  • EAN: 9791041995936
  • Categories: Classics