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- Clarendon Press 1998; US$ 26.99
In the most complete, accurate, and up-to-date narrative of Shakespeare's life ever written, Park Honan uses a wealth of fresh information to dramatically alter our perceptions of the actor, poet, and playwright. The young poet's relationships, his early courtship of Anne Hathaway, their marriage, his attitudes to women such as Jennet Davenant,... more...
- HarperCollins Canada 2011; US$ 13.99
If you look closely, Shakespeare is all around us. From nightclubs and suburban mall food courts to the theatre where Lincoln died, from coffee mugs to shopping bags—William Shakespeare?s literary power is so intense and so widespread that it intrudes into the material world. How Shakespeare Changed Everything , by novelist and esquire columnist... more...
- Infobase Publishing 2012; US$ 40.00
Providing important context for his greatest works, Shakespeare's Life presents a thorough biography of the Bard, featuring the latest findings from scholars about his life and his works. Included is coverage of his upbringing in Stratford, his marriage and family life, the process of writing his greatest works, and his life after the theater.... more...
- De Gruyter 2005; US$ 133.00
The study is concerned with the way the love of Shakespeare evinced by the German theatre and its audiences began and developed in the 18th century. In fact, this is a history of 'love at second sight'. When the German stages discovered Shakespeare in the second half of the 18th century, they initially performed the dramas in a heavily adapted form... more...
- Troubador Publishing Ltd 2009; Not Available
This is a memoir charting a woman?s life from a Cheltenham childhood and her education in the fifties to the present day, which is interwoven with the story of an impossibly difficult mother/daughter relationship which will intrigue the reader. more...
- University of Delaware 2011; US$ 89.99
Shakespearean Educations expands the notion of 'education' beyond the classroom to literary clubs, private salons, public lectures, libraries, primers, and theatrical performance. This collection challenges scholars to consider how different groups in our society have adopted Shakespeare as part of a specifically 'American' education. This book maps... more...
- The History Press 2013; US$ 18.94
Were the 'Princes in the Tower' illegitimate? Did Henry VIII really have six wives? How virginal was the 'Virgin Queen'? Was James, Duke of Monmouth the heir to the throne, or just one of Charles II's bastards? Did George IV marry a German princess or a Catholic widow? Was Queen Victoria 'Mrs Brown'? These questions are explored in the context of... more...
- Arcade Publishing 2013; US$ 16.95
The Tao Te Ching or Book of the Way of Virtue is a touchstone of Eastern philosophy and mysticism. It has been called the wisest book ever written, and its author, Lao Tzu, is known as the Great Archivist. Shakespeare, the Bard, was the West?s greatest writer and even invented human nature, according to some. The Tao and the Bard is the delightful... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 109.95
The first book of its kind, Marlowes Ovid explores and analyzes in depth the relationship between the ElegiesMarlowes translation of Ovids Amoresand Marlowes own dramatic and poetic works. Stapleton carefully considers Marlowes Elegies in the context of his seven known dramatic works and his epyllion, Hero... more...