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The winter's tale

Author: William Shakespeare; Hardin L Aasand; Broadview Press (Firm),
Publisher: Peterborough, Ontario : Broadview Press, [2015] ©2015
Series: Broadview editions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Neither comedy nor tragedy, The Winter's tale contains elements of each genre, and defies easy classification. It experiments, like many of Shakespeare's late plays, with different styles and tones, and draws on a wide range of sources and inspirations. Full of mysteries and miracles, grief and dark humour, this strange play has fascinated critics and theatregoers for centuries. Theatrical and cinematic productions  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Drama
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare; Hardin L Aasand; Broadview Press (Firm),
ISBN: 9781554810901 1554810906
OCLC Number: 904184207
Description: 288 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Shakespeare's life --
Shakespeare's theater --
William Shakespeare : a brief chronology --
A note on the text --
Abbreviations --
The winter's tale --
Appendix A. Sources --
Appendix B. Analogs.
Series Title: Broadview editions.
Other Titles: Winter's tale
Responsibility: William Shakespeare ; edited by Hardin L. Aasand.

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With an unusual combination of intense drama and comedic moments, The Winter's Tale remains one of Shakespeare's most complicated and captivating plays.  Read more...

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