The Cambridge Companion to English Renaissance Drama / Edition 2

The Cambridge Companion to English Renaissance Drama / Edition 2

by A. R. Braunmuller
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521527996

ISBN-13: 9780521527996

Pub. Date: 06/01/2003

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Ten distinguished scholars from Britain and North America contribute informative studies about the principal theaters, playwrights, and plays of the most important period of English drama, 1580-1642.

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Ten distinguished scholars from Britain and North America contribute informative studies about the principal theaters, playwrights, and plays of the most important period of English drama, 1580-1642.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521527996
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
06/01/2003
Series:
Cambridge Companions to Literature Series
Edition description:
2nd
Pages:
488
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.98(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; A note on dates, references and quotations; Abbreviations; 1. Playhouses and players R. A. Foakes; 2. The arts of the dramatist A. R. Braunmuller; 3. Drama and society Michael Hattaway; 4. Private and occasional drama Martin Butler; 5. Political drama Margot Heinemann; 6. Romance and the heroic play Brian Gibbons; 7. Pastiche, burlesque, tragicomedy Lee Bliss; 8. Comedy Jill Levenson; 9. Tragedy Robert Watson; 10. Caroline drama James Bulman; Biographies and selected bibliography A. R. Braunmuller and Michael Hattaway; Chronological table.

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