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Shakespeare’s Folktale Sources examines how Shakespeare adapted folktales for one or more plots in seven of his plays. When we acknowledge that Shakespeare constructed his plays from traditional stories with wide written and oral circulation, we can see how he used his folktale sources to engage his audience on common ground.
Number of Pages: 243
Genre: Literary Criticism, Social Science
Publisher: Univ of Delaware Pr
Author: Charlotte Artese
Street Date: March 27, 2017
Item Number (DPCI): 248-50-5032