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The Cambridge introduction to Shakespeare's comedies

The Cambridge introduction to Shakespeare's comedies

Author: Penny Gay; ebrary, Inc.
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Series: Cambridge introductions to literature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Penny Gay; ebrary, Inc.
OCLC Number: 1264927642
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2009. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Description: ix, 153 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction : comedy as idea and practice --
Farce : The comedy of errors, The taming of the shrew, The merry wives of Windsor --
Courtly lovers and the real world : Two gentlemen of Verona, A midsummer night's dream, The merchant of Venice --
Comedy and language : Love's labour's lost --
Romantic comedy : Much ado about nothing, As you like it, Twelfth night --
Problematic plots and endings : clowning and comedy post-Hamlet : Measure for measure, All's well that ends well, The winter's tale, Cymbeline, The tempest --
The afterlives of Shakespeare's comedies.
Series Title: Cambridge introductions to literature.
Responsibility: Penny Gay.


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