Renaissance Drama / Edition 1

Renaissance Drama / Edition 1

by Sandra Clark
     
 

ISBN-10: 0745633110

ISBN-13: 9780745633114

Pub. Date: 12/21/2007

Publisher: Wiley

"Renaissance Drama" provides a comprehensive and engaging new account of one of the richest periods of theatre history: the drama of early modern England produced for the professional theatre. It bringHTMLs new insights to bear by exploring the plays in their relation to the culture and society of the period.

Overview

"Renaissance Drama" provides a comprehensive and engaging new account of one of the richest periods of theatre history: the drama of early modern England produced for the professional theatre. It bringHTMLs new insights to bear by exploring the plays in their relation to the culture and society of the period.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780745633114
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/21/2007
Series:
PCHL-Polity Cultural History of Literature Series, #28
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.05(h) x 0.54(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

Introduction.

1 Monarchy and the Stage.

2 Sex, Marriage and the Family.

3 Journalistic Plays.

4 History Plays.

5 Tragedies of Tyrants.

6 Reading Revenge.

7 Comedy and the City.

8 The Place of Shakespeare.

Epilogue.

Further Reading.

Editions and Primary Texts

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >