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The staging of romance in late Shakespeare : text and theatrical technique

Author: Christopher J Cobb
Publisher: Newark : University of Delaware Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Few plays have both attracted and resisted genre study as strongly as Shakespeare's late plays. The Staging of Romance in Late Shakespeare: Text and Theatrical Technique takes a fresh approach to the role of genre in these plays by placing them in relation to the tradition of staged romance in the early modern English theater. The book argues that Shakespeare's late plays can best be understood as theatrical  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher J Cobb
ISBN: 0874139716 9780874139716
OCLC Number: 70775630
Description: 304 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: transformation, theater, and romance --
Leontes' jealousy: the experience of uncertainty and generic conflict --
The development of dramatic romance: 1570-1610 --
Hermione, Paulina, and their audiences: the role of mimetic involvements in transformation --
Achieved miracle: completion in dramatic romance --
Unceasing transformation: further tests of romance in The tempest, Henry VIII, and The two noble kinsmen.
Responsibility: Christopher J. Cobb.
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Few plays have both attracted and resisted genre study as strongly as Shakespeare's late plays. This book takes a fresh approach to the role of genre in these plays by placing them in relation to the  Read more...

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