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Shakespeare Criticism

Series Editor: Philip C Kolin

These comprehensive critical collections are a must-have for students, libraries and scholars alike. Each volume gathers the most influential criticism, key contemporary interpretations and reviews of the most influential productions of Shakespeare's masterworks.

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  1. Venus and Adonis

    Critical Essays

    By Philip C. Kolin

    Series: Shakespeare Criticism

    This is the first collection of critical essays devoted exclusively to Shakespeare's first published work, his long narrative poem Venus and Adonis which established his reputation as the literary darling of London and the heir of Ovid. Particularly important is the book's coverage of the...

    Published February 1st 1997 by Routledge

  2. Two Gentlemen of Verona

    Critical Essays

    Edited by June Schlueter

    Series: Shakespeare Criticism

    Twenty-nine collected essays represent a critical history of Shakespeare's play as text and as theater, beginning with Samuel Johnson in 1765, and ending with a review of the Royal Shakespeare Company production in 1991. The criticism centers on three aspects of the play: the love/friendship debate....

    Published December 1st 1995 by Routledge

  3. The Winter's Tale

    Critical Essays

    Edited by Maurice Hunt

    Series: Shakespeare Criticism

    A collection that includes a lengthy introduction describing historical trends in critical interpretations and theatrical performances of Shakespeare's play; 20 essays on the play, including two written especially for this volume (by Maurice Hunt and David Bergeron)....

    Published August 1st 1995 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Love's Labour's Lost: Critical Essays
    By Felicia Hardison Londre
    To Be Published July 27th 2015

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