The Story of the Night

Studies in Shakespeare's Major Tragedies


First published in 1961.

Critiquing the critics, and examining the vocabulary of twentieth century criticism of the Shakespearean tragedies, John Holloway's book covers Hamlet, Othello, Macbeth, King Lear, Antony and Cleopatra, Coriolanus, Timon of Athens and the themes of Shakespearean Tragedy and the idea of human sacrifice and the concepts of myth and ritual in literature.
  • Taylor and Francis; November 2013
  • ISBN 9781136568251
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  • Title: The Story of the Night
  • Author: John Holloway
  • Imprint: Routledge