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Shakespeare and history

Author: Stanley Wells
Publisher: Cambridge, England : Cambridge University Press, 1985.
Series: Shakespeare survey (Cambridge, England), 38.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Shakespeare Survey is a yearbook of Shakespeare studies and production. Since 1948 Survey has published the best international scholarship in English and many of its essays have become classics of Shakespeare criticism. Each volume is devoted to a theme, or play, or group of plays; each also contains a section of reviews of the previous year's textual and critical studies and of major British performances. The books  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley Wells
ISBN: 9781139053150 1139053159 9780521523769 0521523761 9780521523950 0521523958
OCLC Number: 1165270951
Language Note: English.
Notes: Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph.
Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 262 pages) : PDF file(s).
Contents: Shakespeare's History Plays: 1952-1983 / Dennis H. Burden --
Shakespeare and History: Divergencies and Agreements / E.W. Ives --
Shakespeare's Georgic Histories / James C. Bulman --
The Nature of Topicality in Love's Labour's Lost / Mary Ellen Lamb --
The Tragic Substructure of the Henry IV Plays / Catherine M. Shaw --
Hal and the Regent / Jonathan Bate --
The Rite of Violence in I Henry IV / Derek Cohen --
The Fortunes of Oldcastle / Gary Taylor --
Hand D in Sir Thomas More: An Essay in Misinterpretation / Giorgio Melchiori --
Livy, Machiavelli, and Shakespeare's Coriolanus / Anne Barton --
Henry VIII and the Ideal England / Alexander Leggatt --
The Strangeness of a Dramatic Style: Rumour in Henry VIII / Pierre Sahel --
'Edgar I Nothing Am': Figurenposition in King Lear / Michael E. Mooney --
'Very like a whale': Scepticism and Seeing in The Tempest / Robert B. Pierce --
Shakespeare's Medical Imagination / Maurice Pope --
Shakespeare in the Theatrical Criticism of Henry Morley / Russell Jackson --
Shakespeare Performances in Stratford-upon-Avon and London 1983-4 / Nicholas Shrimpton --
Critical Studies / Brian Gibbons --
Shakespeare's Life, Times and Stage / Lois Potter --
Editions and Textual Studies / MacDonald P. Jackson.
Series Title: Shakespeare survey (Cambridge, England), 38.
Other Titles: Shakespeare survey: an annual survey of Shakespearian studies and production volume 38
Responsibility: edited by Stanley Wells.


Shakespeare Survey is a yearbook of Shakespeare studies and production. Each volume is devoted to a theme, or play, or group of plays; each also contains a section of reviews of criticism and  Read more...


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