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Shakespeare and the origins of English

Shakespeare and the origins of English

Author: Neil Rhodes
Publisher: Oxford ; New York Oxford University Press 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

What did Shakespeare learn at school? Did he study creative writing? This book addresses these and similar questions as the author shows where the modern subject of 'English' came from, and what part  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Historia
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Rhodes
ISBN: 019924572X 9780199245727
OCLC Number: 433159379
Description: VIII, 260 p. 23 cm
Contents: Introduction ; 1. Renaissance Articulations ; 2. Did Shakespeare Study Creative Writing? ; 3. Both Sides Now ; 4. Vernacular Values ; 5. Commonplace Shakespeare ; 6. The Origins of English ; Afterword
Responsibility: Neil Rhodes.


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Review from previous edition learned, historically capacious, thoughtful, concerned with challenging topics in several related subdisciplines ... The range of his book is admirable and its lack of Read more...

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