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Globe : life in Shakespeare's London

Author: Catharine Arnold
Publisher: London : Simon & Schuster UK Ltd, 2016. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats
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The life of William Shakespeare, Britain's greatest dramatist, was inextricably linked with the history of London. Together, the great writer and the great city came of age and confronted triumph and tragedy. Triumph came when Shakespeare's company, the Chamberlain's Men, opened the Globe playhouse on Bankside in 1599, under the patronage of Queen Elizabeth I. Tragedy touched the lives of many of his contemporaries,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Catharine Arnold
ISBN: 147112570X 9781471125706
OCLC Number: 918927904
Description: 312 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: London, the flower of cities all --
A fellowship of players --
The first theatre in London --
The upstart crow --
The hollow crown --
All the world's a stage --
The great globe itself --
Gunpowder, treason and plot --
Chimes at midnight --
The globe reborn.
Responsibility: Catharine Arnold.

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A fascinating portrait of life in Shakespeare's London, seen from the theatrical perspective, by popular historian, Catharine Arnold.  Read more...

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