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A dictionary of sexual language and imagery in Shakespearean and Stuart literature

Author: Gordon Williams
Publisher: London ; Atlantic Highlands, N.J. : Athlone Press, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Providing an alphabetical listing of sexual language and locution in 16th and 17th-century English, this book draws especially on the more immediate literary modes: the theatre, broadside ballads, newsbooks and pamphlets. The aim is to assist the reader of Shakespearean and Stuart literature to identify metaphors and elucidate meanings; and more broadly, to chart, through illustrative quotation, shifting and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Reference sources
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Williams, Gordon, 1935-
Dictionary of sexual language and imagery in Shakespearean and Stuart literature.
London ; Atlantic Highlands, N.J. : Athlone Press, 1994
(OCoLC)621318766
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon Williams
ISBN: 0485113937 9780485113938
OCLC Number: 29794542
Description: 3 volumes (1616 pages) ; 25 cm
Contents: v. 1. A-F --
v. 2. G-P --
v. 3. Q-Z.
Responsibility: Gordon Williams.

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An alphabetical listing of sexual language and locution in 16th- and 17th-century English, drawing on the more immediate literary modes: theatre, broadside ballads, newsbooks, pamphlets. The author's  Read more...

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