All the Words on Stage: A Complete Pronunciation Dictionary for the plays of William Shakespeare / Edition 1

All the Words on Stage: A Complete Pronunciation Dictionary for the plays of William Shakespeare / Edition 1

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by Louis Scheeder, Shane Ann Younts
     
 

All The Words on Stage is a pronunciation dictionary of Shakespearean theatre vocabulary. A comprehensive glossary includes character names, place names, and all unfamiliar words, as well as words whose pronunciation is affected by the iambic pentameter line. A respelling system and phonetic transcriptions make this guide accessible to an audience ranging fromSee more details below

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All The Words on Stage is a pronunciation dictionary of Shakespearean theatre vocabulary. A comprehensive glossary includes character names, place names, and all unfamiliar words, as well as words whose pronunciation is affected by the iambic pentameter line. A respelling system and phonetic transcriptions make this guide accessible to an audience ranging from high-school students to academic specialists. All The Words on Stage also includes a chapter on verse scansion and an appendix detailing language usage specific to each play.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781575252148
Publisher:
Smith & Kraus, Inc.
Publication date:
04/01/2002
Series:
Career Development Series
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)

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