Shakespeare--the BasicsBook - 2000
Aimed squarely at the student new to Shakespeare, this volume provides a through introduction to the plays, based on the exciting new approaches shaping the field of Shakespeare studies. The author offers a refreshingly clear guide to Shakespeare's language; the plays as performance texts; the cultural and political contexts of the plays; early modern theatre practice; new understandings of the major genres.
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2000
Characteristics: xvi, 282 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
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