Shakespeare"s book

essays in reading, writing and reception
  • 273 Pages
  • 0.18 MB
  • English
Manchester University Press, Distributed in the United States exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan , Manchester [England], New York
Authors and publishers, Authors and patrons, Criticism and interpret
Statementedited by Richard Meek, Jane Rickard and Richard Wilson
LC ClassificationsPR2976 .S33897 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 273 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27128886M
ISBN 100719085616
ISBN 139780719085611

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The Shakespeare Book brings the work of William Shakespeare to life with full-color photography, images, idea webs, timelines, and quotes that help you understand the context of Shakespeare's plays and poems/5(). This book contends that Shakespeare's so-called problem plays can be viewed as experiments in the Mannerist style.

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Shakespeare's Gardens is a highly illustrated, informative book about the gardens that William Shakespeare knew as a boy and tended as a man, published to coincide with the th anniversary of Shakespeare's death in April This anniversary will be the focus of literary celebration of the man's life and work throughout the English speaking world and beyond/5(16).

This book had an element of mystery, and the Shakespeare theme was a great one. We both learned something new about Shakespeare - always a plus. There was the hint of infidelity in the book, but my son didn't seem to pick up on it/5.

The Best William Shakespeare Plays and Books. Most Recommended Books. Antony and Cleopatra by Shakespeares book book Shakespeare “Antony and Cleopatra is, in some ways, the most romantic of Shakespeare’s plays.

It takes over, in a way, from Romeo and Juliet. Romeo and Juliet gives a wonderful exploration of young love, of first love, of romantic attitudes. This just feels like the definitive book on Shakespeare. Ackroyd moves chronologically through Shakespeare's life, from birth to death, breaking the book into short chapters (which make reading easier), and tying together what is known about Shakespeare from his plays and from the world beyond the stage.4/5.

Shakespeare’s poetic definitions of seeing, thinking and loving reveal the very processes that children with autism find so difficult to achieve. This book provides an indispensable learning tool for those wishing to encourage children’s eye contact and facial expression, improve their spatial awareness and language skills and introduce them to imaginative play.5/5(8).

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Subtle, vigorous, evocative--if you want to understand Shakespeare's achievement, this book seems ideal to me. (Van Doren is most remembered these days as the father of his cheating quiz-show contestant son, but he was an accomplished poet and, as a Columbia prof, was teacher to a murders row of future scholars and poets.)/5.

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It describes the action of the pats, broken out into (usually) five acts, it offers quotable lines, it shows productions of Shakespeare that range from traditional to avant- garde.

Along the way, the book has a synopsis for each play, a section on sonnets, and a Shakespeare biography/5(). This book, published inexamines the legacy of Shakespeare’s work, the way it has inspired others (from Romantic poets and novelists to twentieth-century postcolonial theorists), and how Shakespeare’s writing is constantly reinvented and recast by each new generation.

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Shakespeare's Sonnets The Complete Guide This is a Wikipedia book, a collection of Wikipedia articles that can be easily saved, imported by an external electronic rendering service, and ordered as. The life of William Shakespeare William shakespeare was known as the great Bard of Stratford because he was a famous poet and playwright.

He also boug. The Agostino Tornielli book, from Photograph: Folger Shakespeare Library One of his tantalising findings is the potential former owner of a theologicial work by Agostino Tornielli. Page - I know my course. The spirit that I have seen May be the devil: and the devil hath power To assume a pleasing shape; yea, and perhaps Out of my weakness and my melancholy, — As he is very potent with such spirits, — Abuses me to damn me: I'll have grounds More relative than this: the play's the thing Wherein I'll catch the conscience of the king.4/5(11).

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The Complete Works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg. A bestselling, beautifully designed edition of William Shakespeare’s sonnets, complete with valuable tools for educators.

The authoritative edition of Shakespeare’s Sonnets from The Folger Shakespeare Library, the trusted and widely used Shakespeare series for students and general readers, includes: Full explanatory notes conveniently placed on the facing page of each sonnet. The Shakespeare collection of printed books includes early modern quarto editions of the plays and poems—small, inexpensive books that began to appear during Shakespeare's lifetime.

All are extremely rare, and some are the only known survivals. Listen to this Shakespeare Unlimited podcast episode with playwright Lauren Gunderson. She's written a new play called "The Book of Will" that brings John Heminge and Henry Condell to vivid life, along with their families and everyone involved in gathering and creating the First Folio.

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John Berryman, hailed as an American poet of remarkable insight and talent, sustained a life-long passion for Shakespeare matched by only a few.William Shakespeare (). “Histories of Shakespeare in Plain and Simple English (a Modern Translation and the Original Version)”, p, BookCaps Study Guides Your face is a book, where men may read strange matters.

Michael John Goodman, the coloring book’s creator, is a post doctoral researcher at the University of Cardiff and the owner of the Victorian Illustrated Shakespeare Archive n says, “It’s obviously free to use and I hope in these days of homeschooling, parents might find it a simple way to engage their kids with Shakespeare.”.