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A glossary of Shakespeare's sexual language

Author: Gordon Williams
Publisher: London ; New Jersey : Athlone Press, 1997.
Series: Student Shakespeare library.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Shakespeare's use of sexual language, imagery and erotic themes is extensive, varied, and although this is necessarily hard to establish, probably innovative at times. This glossary provides a first-hand guide to Shakespeare's sexual language, some of which is notoriously difficult to unravel and whose roots go back into earlier literature. Compiled by Gordon Williams, author of the authoritative three volume  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Glossaries, vocabularies, etc
Glossaries, etc
Glossaires, vocabulaires, etc
Dictionnaires anglais
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Williams, Gordon, 1935-
Glossary of Shakespeare's sexual language.
London ; New Jersey : Athlone Press, 1997
(DLC) 96049008
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon Williams
ISBN: 0826491340 9780826491343 1847144551 9781847144553 1472555449 9781472555441 128129540X 9781281295408 9786611295400 6611295402
OCLC Number: 608512773
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (352 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction; Method, Scope, and Conventions of the Glossary; Signs and Abbreviations; Glossary; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z; Select Bibliography
Series Title: Student Shakespeare library.
Responsibility: Gordon Williams.


Focuses on Shakespeare's sexual language, some of which is notoriously difficult to unravel and whose roots go back into earlier literature. This is a comprehensive but concise reference guide to  Read more...


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"'Gordon Williams's Glossary and his Dictionary of Shakespeare's sexual language (two different entities) are excellent.' - Bill Godshalk, Shaksper.net 'May I, not for the first time, urge... Read more...

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