Description

Demystifying and contextualising Shakespeare for the twenty-first century, this book offers both an introduction to the subject for beginners as well as an invaluable resource for more experienced Shakespeareans.


Key Features:-

  • introduces Shakespeare’s life and works in context, providing crucial historical background
  • looks at each of Shakespeare’s plays in turn, considering issues of historical context, contemporary
  • provides detailed discussion of twentieth-century Shakespearean criticism, exploring the theories, d
  • looks at contemporary performances of Shakespeare on stage and screen
  • provides further critical reading by play
  • outlines detailed chronologies of Shakespeare’s life and works and also of twentieth-century critici

More Details about Routledge Guide To William Shakespeare

General Information  
Author(s)Shaughnessy Robert
PublisherT and F India
Edition1
ISBN9780415275408
Pages504
BindingPaperback
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2015