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companion to Shakespeare studies

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Published by C.U.P. in Cambridge .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Harley Granville-Barker and G. B. Harrison.
ContributionsGranville-Barker, Harley., Harrison, G. B. 1894-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20139692M

'The Companion’s achievement is twofold: it introduces the reader to a variety of dramatists contemporary with Shakespeare but much less often studied, and it disproves the idea, prevalent for centuries, of Shakespeare as an isolated genius who worked on his own. OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations (including plans), facsimiles ; 22 cm: Contents: The life of Shakespeare / by J.W. MacKail --The theatres and companies / by C.J. Sisson --Shakespeare's dramatic art / by Harley Granville-Barker --Shakespeare the poet / by George Rylands --Shakespeare and Elizabethan English / by G.D. Willcock --Shakespeare .

Get this from a library! A new companion to Shakespeare studies. [Kenneth Muir; S Schoenbaum;] -- Study of Shakespeare's theatre.; Life of Shakespeare - The playhouses & the stage - The actors & staging - Shakespeare & the English language - Shakespeare & the use of rhetoric - Poetry -. Book Source: Digital Library of India Item : Harley Granville : G B ioned.

COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle . "Each feature of this companion to Shakespeare's life and works could be a book in its own right. Indeed, such books do already exist; however, this is one of the largest, most comprehensive sets [a] highly readable and insightful set.".


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The studies in this volume cover all aspects of Shakespearian scholarship. It begins with Shakespeare's biography, describes the theatres and companies of the time, and analyses Shakespeare's dramatic and poetic genius. There are also studies of his work in relation to the English spoken at the time, his use and knowledge of music, and his sources/5(4).

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There are also studies of his work in relation to the English spoken at the time, his use and knowledge of music, and his sources. Other essays cover the national and social background.

Kenneth Arthur Muir was a literary scholar and author, prominent in the fields of Shakespeare studies and English Renaissance theatre.

He served as King Alfred Professor of English Literature /5(5). Stanley William Wells, CBE, is a Shakespeare scholar and Chairman of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust Other books in the series Cambridge Companions to Literature (1 - /5.

The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare (Oxford Companions) A strange mixture. The entries in this handbook range from the elementary to the world-historical, with the purely fatuous in between. The entries in this handbook range from the elementary to the world-historical, with the purely fatuous in by:   A Companion to Shakespeare is an indispensable book for students and teachers of Shakespeare, indeed for anyone with an interest in his plays.

Contains 28 newly commissioned essays written by the most distinguished historians and literary scholars. The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare He was Professor of Shakespeare Studies and the Director of the Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham, from –, and is now Emeritus Professor.

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Contains 28 newly commissioned essays written by the most distinguished historians and literary scholars Situates Shakespeare in the historical and cultural conditions in which he wrote. The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare Studies offers a comprehensive introduction to the study of Shakespeare in a series of essays specially written by an international team of eminent scholars.

Studies of Shakespeare's life, and of his relationship to the thought of his time, are followed by essays connecting his writings to the literary /5(29). A Concise Companion to Shakespeare and the Text introduces the early editions, editing practices, and publishing history of Shakespeare’s plays and poems, and examines their influence on bibliographic studies as a whole.

The first single-volume book to provide an accessible and authoritative introduction to Shakespearean bibliographic studies. The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare Studies offers a comprehensive introduction to the study of Shakespeare in a series of essays specially written by an international team of eminent scholars.

Studies of Shakespeare's life, and of his relationship to the thought of his time, are followed by essays connecting his writings to the literary Author: Stanley Wells.

The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare Studies offers a comprehensive introduction to the study of Shakespeare in a series of essays specially written by an international team of eminent scholars. Studies of Shakespeare's life, and of his relationship to the thought of his time, are followed by essays connecting his writings to the literary, dramatic, and theatrical /5(5).

Complements David Scott Kastan's A Companion to Shakespeare (), which focused on Shakespeare as an author in his historical context. Offers a provocative roadmap to. Cambridge Companions are a series of authoritative guides, written by leading experts, offering lively, accessible introductions to major writers, artists, philosophers, topics, and periods.

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Twenty-one essays provide lively and authoritative approaches to recent scholarship and criticism for readers keen to expand their knowledge and appreciation of Shakespeare.