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English Renaissance Drama
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: David M Bevington, Katharine Eisaman Maus, Eric Rasmussen, Lars Engle
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-01 - Publisher: Humanities-Ebooks

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A Short History of English Renaissance Drama
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Helen Hackett
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-05 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Shakespeare is a towering presence in English and indeed global culture. Yet considered alongside his contemporaries he was not an isolated phenomenon, but the product of a period of astonishing creative fertility. This was an age when new media - popular drama and print - were seized upon avidly and
English Renaissance Drama: A Very Short Introduction to Theatre and Theatres in Shakespeare's Time
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: C W R D Moseley
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Humanities-Ebooks

Introduces the conclusions of recent scholarship and research into theatrical conditions, conventions and concepts in the time of Shakespeare. The book begins with a discussion of the origins of early modern English drama and of the theatres that were built for it. Attitudes to theatre and to players, and what
English Renaissance Drama
Language: en
Pages: 334
Authors: Peter Womack
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-10-06 - Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

The book considers the London theatrical culture which took shape in the 1570s and came to an end in 1642. Places emphasis on those plays that are readily available in modern editions and can sometimes to be seen in modern productions, including Shakespeare. Provides students with the historical, literary and
English Renaissance Drama
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Peter Womack
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-15 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

The book considers the London theatrical culture which took shape in the 1570s and came to an end in 1642. Places emphasis on those plays that are readily available in modern editions and can sometimes to be seen in modern productions, including Shakespeare. Provides students with the historical, literary and