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Shakespeare and decorum.

Author: T McAlindon
Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble [1973]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book provides an approach to Shakespeare's plays by way of Renaissance ideas on decorum in verbal and non-verbal behaviour... The book's approach to decorum, however, is not purely linguistic, but is guided by the fact that decorum was an all-embracing ethical and aesthetic doctrine to which verbal and non-verbal behaviour alike were subjected. -- from book jacket.
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McAlindon, T. (Thomas).
Shakespeare and decorum.
New York, Barnes & Noble [1973]
(OCoLC)643599665
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: T McAlindon
ISBN: 0064946770 9780064946773
OCLC Number: 817356
Description: 227 pages 23 cm
Contents: 1. Words, Deeds and Decorum --
2. Richard II --
3. Hamlet, Prince of Denmark --
4. Othello, The Moor of Venice --
5. Macbeth --
6. Antony and Cleopatra.
Responsibility: [By] T. McAlindon.

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This book provides an approach to Shakespeare's plays by way of Renaissance ideas on decorum in verbal and non-verbal behaviour... The book's approach to decorum, however, is not purely linguistic, but is guided by the fact that decorum was an all-embracing ethical and aesthetic doctrine to which verbal and non-verbal behaviour alike were subjected. -- from book jacket.

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