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Cymbeline (The New Cambridge Shakespeare series) / Edition 1
     

Cymbeline (The New Cambridge Shakespeare series) / Edition 1

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by William Shakespeare, Martin Butler
 

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ISBN-10: 0521296943

ISBN-13: 9780521296946

Pub. Date: 03/21/2005

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This new edition of Shakespeare's Cymbeline considers the critical and historical scholarship released in the late twentieth century. It highlights the play's elements of romance, tragicomedy and Jacobean stagecraft and acknowledges the postmodern indeterminacy of its key moments. Martin Butler departs from the legacy of the sentimental Victorian interpretation of

Overview

This new edition of Shakespeare's Cymbeline considers the critical and historical scholarship released in the late twentieth century. It highlights the play's elements of romance, tragicomedy and Jacobean stagecraft and acknowledges the postmodern indeterminacy of its key moments. Martin Butler departs from the legacy of the sentimental Victorian interpretation of the heroine, Innogen, and focuses on the politics of 1610, especially regarding uestions of British union and nationhood.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521296946
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/21/2005
Series:
New Cambridge Shakespeare Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
284
Sales rank:
987,033
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction (Date, Romance and folktale, Tragedy and tragicomedy, The woman's part, Romans and Britons, Cymbeline on stage); The play; 'Hark, hark, the lark'; Textual analysis; Reading list.

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