Three Classical Tragedies

Three Classical Tragedies

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: Bantam Classics

ISBN: UCSC:32106008071554

Category: Drama

Page: 504

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Featuring revised introductory essays, glossaries, appendixes, and updated notes, a collection of Shakespeare's most powerful tragic plays, all set against the backdrop of ancient Greece and Rome, includes Titus Andronicus, Timon of Athens, and Coriolanus. Reissue.
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Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Robert S. Miola
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

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Language: en
Pages: 334
Authors: Sean Keilen, Nick Moschovakis
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-31 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

In this wide-ranging and ambitiously conceived Research Companion, contributors explore Shakespeare’s relationship to the classic in two broad senses. The essays analyze Shakespeare’s specific debts to classical works and weigh his classicism’s likeness and unlikeness to that of others in his time; they also evaluate the effects of that classical
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Language: en
Pages: 920
Authors: John Lewis Walker
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

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Language: en
Pages: 307
Authors: Curtis Perry
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-15 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Perry reveals Shakespeare derived modes of tragic characterization, previously seen as presciently modern, via engagement with Rome and Senecan tragedy.
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Language: en
Pages: 381
Authors: Margreta De Grazia, Stanley Wells
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-25 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Twenty-one essays provide lively and authoritative approaches to the literary, historical, cultural and performative aspects of Shakespeare works.