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Mundus In Maligno Positus : I. Jo. 2. Argumentum Theatri Ascetici, Sive, Meditationum Sacrarum In Theatro Congregationis Latinae Exhibitarum Ab Anno 1748, Usque Ad Annum 1750

By: Franz Neumayr, (Franciscus Sebastianus) ,

Price: $305.50

Publisher: Munich / Ingolstadt / Augsburg, Sumptibus Franc. Xav. Cratz & Thomae Summer: 1754

Seller ID: 37604

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


388 pages; By a German Catholic theologian, Jesuit, preacher, dramatist, and writer. Width: 7" Height: 8.5". Width: 7" Height: 8.5". Neumayr is considered by some to be the last of the great Jesuit Baroque dramatists. His plays were performed in Munich where Neumayr became the successor of Franz Lang as director of the Jesuit theatre. The subjects of the plays are Biblical and allegorical; they all teach and have a message. Prose text is mixed with choruses, arias, ariettas and duets; the close relationship of theatre, music, allegorical representation and emblematic ideas is e... View more info