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Shakespeare

  • Shakespeare and the Cultures of Performanceby Paul Yachnin; Patricia Badir

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Theatrical performance, suggest the contributors to this volume, can be an unpredictable, individual experience as well as a communal, institutional or cultural event. The essays collected here use the tools of theatre history in their investigation into the phenomenology of the performance experience, yet they are also careful to consider the social,... more...

  • Critical Essays on Shakespeare's A Lover's Complaintby Shirley Sharon-Zisser

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Despite the outpour of interpretations, from critics of all schools, on Shakespeare's dramatic works and other poetic works, A Lover's Complaint has been almost totally ignored by criticism. This collection of essays is designed to bring to the poem the attention it deserves for its beauty, its aesthetic, psychological and conceptual complexity, and... more...

  • Cymbelineby Ros King

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 149.95

    In Cymbeline: Constructions of Britain, Ros King argues that because of previous misunderstanding of the nature and history of tragi-comedy, critics have mistaken the tone of Shakespeare's play. Although it is often dismissed as a pedestrian 'romance', or at best a self-parodic reworking of previous Shakespearean themes, she proposes that Cymbeline's... more...

  • Globe Education Shorter Shakespeare: Twelfth Nightby Globe Education

    Hodder Education 2017; US$ 8.99

    Get straight to the heart of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night ; students' confidence and understanding develop faster as they explore the plot, themes and Shakespeare's language, which is supported throughout this abridged play text from Globe Education. This title: - Reduces the length of the play by a third, while preserving the intricacies of the... more...

  • Shakespeare, Italy, and Transnational Exchangeby Enza De Francisci; Chris Stamatakis

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This interdisciplinary, transhistorical collection brings together international scholars from English literature, Italian studies, performance history, and comparative literature to offer new perspectives on the vibrant engagements between Shakespeare and Italian theatre, literary culture, and politics, from the sixteenth to the twenty-first century.... more...

  • Globe Education Shorter Shakespeare: Macbethby Globe Education

    Hodder Education 2017; US$ 8.99

    Get straight to the heart of Shakespeare's Macbeth ; students' confidence and understanding develop faster as they explore the plot, themes and Shakespeare's language, which is supported throughout this abridged play text from Globe Education. This title: - Reduces the length of the play by a third, while preserving the intricacies of the plot,... more...

  • Globe Education Shorter Shakespeare: Romeo and Julietby Globe Education

    Hodder Education 2017; US$ 8.99

    Get straight to the heart of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet ; students' confidence and understanding develop faster as they explore the plot, themes and Shakespeare's language, which is supported throughout this abridged play text from Globe Education. This title: - Reduces the length of the play by a third, while preserving the intricacies of... more...

  • Kiosk Literature of Silver Age Spainby Jeffrey Zamostny

    Intellect Books Ltd 2017; US$ 63.00

    The so-called ?Silver Age? of Spain ran from 1898 to the rise of Franco in 1939 and was characterized by intense urbanization, widespread class struggle and mobility, and a boom in mass culture. This book offers a close look at one manifestation of that mass culture: weekly collections of short, often pocket-sized books sold in urban kiosks at low... more...

  • Shakespeare on Screenby Sarah Hatchuel; Nathalie Vienne-Guerrin

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 80.00

    This volume provides up-to-date coverage of recent screen versions of Shakespeare's plays, as well as critical reviews of older canonical films. more...

  • The Plant-Lore and Garden-Craft of Shakespeareby Henry N. Ellacombe

    Dover Publications 2017; US$ 18.95

    "A very readable and graceful volume." ? Saturday Review "Entitled from its worth to a place in every Shakespearian library." ? Spectator. "As accurate as it is delightful." ? Gardener's Chronicle. "Deserves a place on the shelves of both the student of Shakespeare and the lover of plant lore." ? Journal of Botany "The fullest and best book... more...