Measure For Measure

Measure For Measure

by George L. Geckle
     
 

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In this critical evaluation of the classic, the discussion focuses on the nature of the major characters, the morality of their behavior, the conclusion of the play, and the genre of a play that was listed in the First Folio as a comedy. The contents of this volume cover texts by English, American and European scholars and critics including Malone, Stevens,

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In this critical evaluation of the classic, the discussion focuses on the nature of the major characters, the morality of their behavior, the conclusion of the play, and the genre of a play that was listed in the First Folio as a comedy. The contents of this volume cover texts by English, American and European scholars and critics including Malone, Stevens, Schlegel, Hazlitt, Coleridge, Hallam, Gervinus, Bagehot, Pater, Dowden, Furnivall, Swinburne, Symons, Boas, Shaw, Bradley, Chambers, Bridges, Masefield and Croce.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780485810042
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
08/01/2001
Series:
Shakespeare: The Critical Tradition Series
Pages:
420
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.93(d)

Meet the Author

George L. Geckle is Distinguished Professor Emeritus at the University of South Carolina, Columbia.

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