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"Scorn all applause" : aspects of performance in the work of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester Bourne, Donald Victor

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This thesis examines Rochester's use of performativity in his deathbed repentance, his portrayal of Dr. Alexander Bendo, and his satire "A Letter from Artemiza in the Towne to Chloe in the Countrey.

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