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The idea of the city in the age of Shakespeare

by Gail Kern Paster

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Political and social views.,
  • Jonson, Ben, 1573?-1637 -- Political and social views.,
  • Middleton, Thomas, d. 1627 -- Political and social views.,
  • City and town life in literature.,
  • English drama -- 17th century -- History and criticism.,
  • English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGail Kern Paster.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR658.C49 P3 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 249 p. ;
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3020818M
    ISBN 100820307858
    LC Control Number85000974

    The book lays out a case for Shakespeare's vital connection to the lives we live today, opening the door to new ways of thinking and experiencing the world, which are essential to a life well lived."—Michael Witmore, director of the Folger Shakespeare Library "Insightful and joyful, this book is a masterpiece. full title The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice. author William Shakespeare. type of work Play. genre Tragedy. language English. time and place written Between and , England. date of first publication publisher Thomas Walkley. tone Shakespeare clearly views the events of the play as seems to view the marriage between Desdemona and Othello .

      In a book of extraordinary range, acclaimed literary critic and biographer Jonathan Bate, one of the world’s leading authorities on Shakespeare, offers groundbreaking insights into how, perhaps more than any other influence, the classics made .   Download Romeo and Juliet By William Shakespeare in pdf. Romeo and Juliet Review: Romeo and Juliet: they settle in in Verona Italy. It takes place in the middle of summer, where the Elizabethans thought that those few .

    Exactly when the idea of forgery took root in William-Henry’s mind is unclear. For all his dreams of being a writer, he had produced at most a handful of poems. Shortly before Christmas in This year, the Kansas City Public Library's Winter Reading Program is focused on the works of William Shakespeare, works about the Bard, and works based on Shakespeare. To that end, I'll spend the first three months of looking at his plays. I'll begin with the Shakespeare titles that, more than any others, keep me coming back: Henry IV, Parts I and II, and the two plays which .


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Jonson, Thomas Middleton (d. ), Thomas, d. Middleton, William Shakespeare. Author: Gail Kern Paster: Publisher: Athens: University of Georgia Press, © Edition/Format: Print book: State or province government publication: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

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