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By Richard Dutton,Jean E. Howard

ISBN-10: 0631226338

ISBN-13: 9780631226338

ISBN-10: 1405136065

ISBN-13: 9781405136068

This four-volume Companion to Shakespeare's Works, compiled as a unmarried entity, deals a uniquely accomplished picture of present Shakespeare feedback.

  • Brings jointly new essays from a mix of more youthful and extra proven students from world wide - Australia, Canada, France, New Zealand, the uk, and the United States.
  • Examines each one of Shakespeare’s performs and significant poems, utilizing the entire assets of up to date feedback, from functionality experiences to feminist, historicist, and textual analysis.
  • Volumes are geared up relating to ordinary different types: particularly the histories, the tragedies, the romantic comedies, and the overdue performs, challenge performs and poems.
  • Each quantity comprises person essays on all texts within the appropriate classification, in addition to extra normal essays taking a look at serious matters and ways extra generally proper to the genre.
  • Offers a provocative roadmap to Shakespeare reports on the dawning of the twenty-first century.

This spouse to Shakespeare’s histories comprises unique essays on each heritage play from Henry VI to Henry V in addition to fourteen extra articles on such subject matters as censorship in Shakespeare’s histories, the relation of Shakespeare’s performs to different dramatic histories of the interval, Shakespeare’s histories on movie, the homoerotics of Shakespeare’s background performs, and state formation in Shakespeare’s histories.

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