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Shakespeare's Troy : drama, politics, and the translation of empire

Author: Heather James
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 1997.
Series: Cambridge studies in Renaissance literature and culture, 22.
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Examines Shakespeare's deployment of Virgil, Ovid and other classical sources in the creation of a national myth.

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James, Heather.
Shakespeare's Troy.
New York : Cambridge University Press, 1997
(DLC) 96051770
(OCoLC)36024102
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; Virgil; Virgil.; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Heather James
ISBN: 0585033803 9780585033808
OCLC Number: 42854524
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 271 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Introduction: Shakespeare's fatal Cleopatra --
Shakespeare and the Troy Legend --
Blazoning injustices: mutilating Titus Andronicus, Vergil, and Rome --
"Tricks we play on the dead": making history in Troilus and Cressida --
To earn a place in the story: resisting the Aeneid in Antony and Cleopatra --
Cymbeline's mingle-mangle: Britain's Roman histories --
"How came that window in?": allusion, politics, and the theater in The Tempest.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in Renaissance literature and culture, 22.
Responsibility: Heather James.
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"A major contribution to understanding Shakespeare's poetic traditions, this volume consistently illuminates the presence of Vergil and Ovid in Shakespeare's language." N. Lukacher, Choice "James's Read more...

 
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