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William Shakespeare

Author: William Baker
Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum, 2009.
Series: Writers' lives (Continuum (Firm))
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An introduction to Shakespeare's life and work which focuses on what we know, assessing the differing theories and avoiding speculation. It offers a reassessment of Shakespeare and his creative  Read more...

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Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Baker
ISBN: 9781847064080 1847064086 9781847064097 1847064094
OCLC Number: 310401938
Description: xii, 177 p. ; 20 cm.
Contents: Acknowledgments; 1. Early Life: Birth, upbringing, family, marriage. England at the time; 2. London: The Elizabethan stage, the early History Plays.; 3. The Poems and Sonnets; 4. Working Dramatist: The Comedies; 5. Political Unrest: Elizabeth's last years; 6. The Tragedies; 7. The New Regime, the Problem Plays; 8. Shakespeare as Collaborator; 9. The Last Years: The Late Romances; 10. Conclusion: Shakespeare's life enshrined. The First Folio Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Writers' lives (Continuum (Firm))
Responsibility: William Baker.

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'In William Shakespeare, William Baker affords readers with a thoroughgoing study of the great dramatist's life and times. With key insights into the nature of the Elizabethan stage, Renaissance-era Read more...

 
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