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The troublesome reign of John, King of England

Author: George Peele; Charles R Forker
Publisher: Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2011.
Series: Revels plays.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A much needed, fully annotated and modernized text of a long neglected play used by Shakespeare as the principal basis of King John. Published anonymously in 1591, it can now be attributed  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Drama
Named Person: John, King of England
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George Peele; Charles R Forker
ISBN: 9780719078989 0719078989
OCLC Number: 741276998
Description: xxviii, 379 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction. The emergence of a genre ; Authorship and date ; Sources ; The play ; From The troublesome reign to Shakespeare's King John ; The text --
The troublesome reign of John, King of England --
Appendix 1, historical background including longer extracts from the sources --
Appendix 2, Unique matches of three consecutive words in The troublesome reign with comparable word strings in other plays by Peele.
Series Title: Revels plays.
Responsibility: George Peele ; edited by Charles R. Forker.
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'Meticulously documented and annotated, Forker's edition is full of riches, and makes a notable addition to scholarship, not just on this play, but on the Elizabethan history play in general.' Paul Read more...

 
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