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Shakespeare and the ends of comedy

Author: Ejner J Jensen
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©1991.
Series: Drama and performance studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses The Merchant of Venice, Much ado about nothing, As you like it, Twelfth night and Measure for measure.
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Genre/Form: Comedies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Jensen, Ejner J.
Shakespeare and the ends of comedy.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©1991
(OCoLC)551278432
Online version:
Jensen, Ejner J.
Shakespeare and the ends of comedy.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©1991
(OCoLC)608213229
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ejner J Jensen
ISBN: 0253330947 9780253330949
OCLC Number: 22859734
Description: xiii, 158 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Crowning the end: the aggrandizement of closure in the reading of Shakespeare's comedies --
"A wild of nothing, save of joy": the comic pleasures of The Merchant of Venice --
"The career of ... humor": comedy's triumph in Much Ado About Nothing --
Performative comedy in As You Like It --
Speaking masterly: comic tone and comic preparation in Twelfth Night --
Comic vitality and the cost of fantasy in Measure for Measure.
Series Title: Drama and performance studies.
Responsibility: Ejner J. Jensen.

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Discusses The Merchant of Venice, Much ado about nothing, As you like it, Twelfth night and Measure for measure.

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