Shakespeare and the Middle Ages

Shakespeare and the Middle Ages

eBook - 2009
Rate this:
Shakespeare and the Middle Ages brings together a distinguished, multidisciplinary group of scholars to rethink the medieval origins of modernity. Shakespeare provides them with the perfect focus, since his works turn back to the Middle Ages as decisively as they anticipate the modern world: almost all of the histories depict events during the Hundred Years War, and King John glances even further back to the thirteenth-century Angevins; several of the comedies, tragedies, and romances rest on medieval sources; and there are important medieval antecedents for some of the poetic modes in which he.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780191569715
0191569712
9780199558179
0199558175
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xiv, 295 pages) : illustrations
data file,rda
Additional Contributors: Perry, Curtis
Watkins, John 1960-

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at NPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top