This book is an anthology of critical essays written about English literature during the Renaissance (or the 'early-modern' period). It focuses on Shakespeare's poetry and plays, including the 'Sonnets', 'The Phoenix and the Turtle', 'The Rape of Lucrece', 'King Lear', 'Othello', 'Measure for Measure', and 'Timon of Athens'. Also examined are the publication of the plays of Beaumont and Fletcher, William Cartwright's play 'The Royal Slave', and James Halliwell-Phillips, one of the central figures in the Shakespearean textual tradition.THE ESSAYS IN THIS VOLUME SEEK TO HONOR THE SCHOLARLY ACHIEVEMENT OF G. Blakemore Evans by raising new questions on Shakespeare and English Renaissance literature, the area of inquiry to which Evans has broughtanbsp;...
|Title||:||In the Company of Shakespeare|
|Author||:||Gwynne Blakemore Evans|
|Publisher||:||Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press - 2002|