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Definitive Shakespeare Companion : Overviews, Documents, and Analysis - Book 1 (Hardcover)

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This expansive four-volume work gives students detailed explanations of Shakespeare's plays and poems and also covers his age, life, theater, texts, and language. Numerous excerpts from primary source historical documents contextualize his works, while reviews of productions chronicle his performance history and reception.

• Provides a one-stop resource that overviews all of Shakespeare's most important plays and poems

• Includes primary material—such as historical accounts of issues contemporaneous with the plays and excerpts from reviews of stage productions—that puts these works in their literary, theatrical, and historical context

• Elucidates key controversies regarding Shakespeare's literary work through alternate viewpoints that will help promote critical thinking skills

• Helps students analyze Shakespearean themes and characters, explain how authors utilize sources, and evaluate critical interpretations of literature

Number of Pages: 4
Genre: Literary Criticism, Performing Arts
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Greenwood Pub Group
Volume number: 1
Language: English
Street Date: June 22, 2017
TCIN: 52772499
UPC: 9781440834448
Item Number (DPCI): 248-47-6344
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