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  1. A. Reconsidering Shakespeare

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    These three volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate...

    Published January 31st 2007 by Routledge

  2. Shakespeare

    The art of the dramatist

    By Roland Mushat Frye

    This edition first published in 1982. Previous edition published in 1972 by Houghton Mifflin. Outlining methods and techniques for reading Shakespeare's plays, Roland Frye explores and develops a comprehensive understanding of Shakespeare's drama, focussing on the topics which must be kept in mind...

    Published December 23rd 2004 by Routledge

  3. Shakespeare's Drama

    By Una Ellis-Fermor

    Edited by Kenneth Muir

    First published in 1980. This collection of essays by the first General Editor of the New Arden Shakespeare brings together the best of Ellis-Fermor's Shespearean criticism, in addition to outstanding essays on Coriolanus and Troilus and Cressida. Collected and edited by Kenneth Muir, the book is...

    Published December 23rd 2004 by Routledge

  4. Focus on Macbeth

    Edited by John Russell Brown

    First published in 1982. Macbeth exercises a strange influence over readers and theatre audiences: the words of the text offer no easy clue to meaning or significance and in dramatic structure the play is very different from other Shakespearean tragedies. Many kinds of study are needed in order to...

    Published December 23rd 2004 by Routledge

  5. Shakespeare's Sililoquies

    By Ingeborg Boltz, Wolfgang Clemen

    First published in 1987. Often the best known and most memorable passages in Shakespeare's plays, the soliloquies, also tend to be the focal points in the drama. Twenty-seven soliloquies are examined in this work, illustrating how the spectator or reader is led to the soliloquy and how the drama...

    Published December 23rd 2004 by Routledge

  6. The Development of Shakespeare's Imagery

    By Wolfgang Clemen

    First published in 1951. The edition reprints the second, updated, edition, of 1977. When first published this book quickly established itself as the standard survey of Shakespeare's imagery considered as an integral part of the development of Shakespeare's dramatic art. By illustrating, through...

    Published December 23rd 2004 by Routledge

  7. Routledge Library Editions: Shakespeare

    Shakespeare has generated a critical literature that is unsurpassed in its richness and variety. Routledge has been responsible for a disproportionate share of this, especially through Methuen Academic, the original publisher of the Arden Shakespeare. Routledge Library Editions: Shakespeare will...

    Published December 23rd 2004 by Routledge

  8. Themes and Variations in Shakespeare's Sonnets

    By J B Leishman

    First published in 1961. This study analyses Shakespeare's treatment of the universal themes of Beauty, Love and Time. He compares Shakespeare with other great poets and sonnet writers - Pindar, Horace and Ovid, with Petrarch, Tasso and Ronsart, with Shakespeare's own English predecessors and...

    Published December 23rd 2004 by Routledge

  9. RLE: Shakespeare

    Series: Routledge Library Editions

    Shakespeare has generated a critical literature that is unsurpassed in its richness and variety. Routledge has been responsible for a disproportionate share of this, especially through Methuen Academic, the original publisher of the Arden Shakespeare. Routledge Library Editions: Shakespeare will...

    Published December 23rd 2004 by Routledge

  10. Mini-set B: Critical Studies

    During the three hundred years since his death Shakespeare has not merely retained his hold upon the English stage, but has also penetrated globally. No other writer can claim the position he occupies. When confronted with the enormous array of critics, it can be difficult to reach a reasoned...

    Published December 23rd 2004 by Routledge

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