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Guide to Shakespeare

by Myron Stagman

  • 275 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by City-State Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare studies & criticism,
  • Shakespeare,
  • Drama,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • Performing Arts/Dance

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8562792M
    ISBN 100970926537
    ISBN 109780970926531
    OCLC/WorldCa48538584

    Inside you will find a five day lesson plan, discussion questions, a comprehensive study guide, a biography about the life and times of Shakespeare, and a modern retelling (along with the original text) of Shakespeare’s Hamlet. Each section of this book may also be purchased individually.   : Asimov's Guide to Shakespeare: 1st edition(See Pictures). Cover has some wear-Edge wear, Rubbing, Fading, tearing, Creasing. Book Condition- Good/ Fair+. Boards are brown In Color with gold gilt Print on spine and front board. Boards have some Wear- light Bumping to spine and some corners, Rubbing; Book is Shaken. Pages are clean and well kept with mild /5().

    Short guide to Shakespeare. New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich [] (OCoLC) Online version: Barnet, Sylvan. Short guide to Shakespeare. New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich [] (OCoLC) Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare: Document Type: Book: All Authors. Get this from a library! Asimov's guide to Shakespeare. [Isaac Asimov] -- Explains the historical, legendary, and mythological background of 38 plays and 2 narrative poems.

    Shakespeare’s Binding Language is among the most imaginative books on Shakespeare to be published this year. John Kerrigan, an English professor at the University of Cambridge, identifies all.   A short guide to Shakespeare by Sylvan Barnet, unknown edition, Edition Notes Includes index. The author's rev. and enl. introduction to The complete Signet classic Shakespeare, published in by Harcourt Brace : Sylvan Barnet.


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An exhaustive critical overview of Shakespeare's complete works, "Asimov's Guide to Shakespeare" is an invaluable reference tool for anyone interested in great plays like Macbeth, Hamlet, King Lear, Antony and Cleopatra, The Taming of the Shrew, and all the rest of Shakespeare's repertoire.

The author's voice is both concise and precise, and if Cited by:   The Globe Guide to Shakespeare is an excellent companion to the Bard's 38 plays. Each one is treated to a chapter here that outlines the plot and details each of the main characters.

For the reader already familiar with a particular play, the book 5/5(14). The Globe Guide to Shakespeare is the ultimate guide to the life and work of the world's greatest playwright: William Shakespeare.

With full coverage of the 39 Shakespearian plays, including a synopsis, full character list, stage history and a critical essay for each, this comprehensive guide is both a quick reference and in-depth background guide for theatre goers,/5.

A book which always seems to find shelf life at the local bookstore sinceIsaac Asimov's Guide to Shakespeare is far more intricate and involved than anything Cliff Notes tries to be. Not only does he cover the actual motivations of characters, but he delvs into the whys, the whos, and the hows of the productions Shakespeare created/5.

How to Read Shakespeare for Beginners. Reading Shakespeare's works will be fun, but it can be a confusing and frustrating experience for the beginner, partially because of Shakespeare's style and the difference in language between now and 86%(71). An introductory guide to studying Shakespeare.

This book is a ‘one-stop-shop’ for the busy undergraduate studying Shakespeare. Offering detailed guidance to the plays most often taught on undergraduate courses, the volume targets the topics tutors choose for essay questions and is organised to help students find the information they need quickly.

'The Cambridge Shakespeare Guide is a beautifully packaged, perfectly sized and consummately written and informed book that serves as an essential reference guide.' Source: New Books Magazine ‘Even the most avid Shakespearean will learn from the spotlight on the works.’ Source: The Independent 'I hope this book will find its way onto the Author: Emma Smith.

The Rough Guide to Shakespeare is the ultimate guide to the life and work of the world’s greatest playwright; William Shakespeare. With full coverage of the 38 Shakespearian plays, including a synopsis, full character list, stage history and a critical essay for each, this comprehensive guide is both a quick reference and in-depth background guide for theatergoers, students, film buffs /5(7).

The guide to Shakespeare: I did not appreciate Shakespeare at all until I read this book. Now I see why he's considered one of the greatest writers of all time.

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With conversational text, informative sidebars, and full-color photographs, The Young Person s Guide to Shakespeare makes Shakespeare s life and work accessible to young readers. Topics addressed include Shakespeare s youth, marriage, and family life; the fascinating story of the Globe Theatre and Shakespeare s life as a playwright and actor in /5(5).

Shakespeare: An Oxford Guide is divided into four key parts. Part One offers concise introductions to the literary and historical contexts in which Shakespeare lived and worked. It covers the society, culture, language, theatre, and playwriting conventions of Shakespeare's time and also discusses his contemporary impact/5(11).

Asimov's Guide to Shakespeare, vols I and II (), ISBN Gramercy Books. Nearly pages long plus an index, the work was originally published in two volumes; Greek, Roman and Italian in the first and 'The English Plays' in the second.

Asimov dedicated the work to his late father, Judah Asimov. See alsoCited by:   The Globe Guide to Shakespeare is the ultimate guide to the life and work of the world's greatest playwright: William Shakespeare. With full coverage of the 39 Shakespearian plays, including a synopsis, full character list, stage history and a critical essay for each, this comprehensive guide is both a quick reference and in-depth background guide for theatre goers, students, film buffs and.

ASIMOV’S GUIDE TO SHAKESPEARE is an objective, scene-by-scene exploration of thirty-eight plays and two narrative poems in terms of their mythological, historical, and geographic roots. It is not, says Dr. Asimov, a literary evaluation but rather supplies the modern reader with a working knowledge of the topics which Shakespeare assumed his.

The Cambridge Guide to the Worlds of Shakespeare - edited by Bruce R. Smith January Skip to main content Accessibility help We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites. Asimov's Guide to Shakespeare: Volume One - the Greek, Roman and Italian Plays by Asimov, Isaac and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   In The Shakespeare Book each play includes an at-a-glance guide to story chronology, so you can easily get back on track if you get lost in Shakespeare's language.

Character guides provide a handy reference for casual readers and an invaluable resource for playgoers, and students writing reports on : ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages ; 21 cm.

Contents: Shakespeare and the Elizabethan scene --Text, chronology, and sources --Narrative and lyric poems --Comedy: from The comedy of errors to The merry wives of Windsor --The earlier history plays --Tragedy: from Titus Andronicus to Hamlet --Comedy: Much ado about nothing, As you like it.

Asimov's Guide to Shakespeare by Isaac Asimov,Avenel Books: distributed by Crown Publishers edition, in EnglishCited by: If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Baixo Contínuo Music: "A Brief Guide to William Shakespeare Without the Boring Bits" by Peter Ackroyd People live their lives at such a faster pace these days, and all multi-threading, that it takes a real effort to consciously slow down and listen and watch to something.

It's part of the joy, I suppose, at least for me/5. Louis Booker Wright was an American author, educator and librarian. Wright was the director of the Folger Shakespeare Library, the author of numerous books about the American colonial period, and in he was awarded the Guggenheim Fellowship.4/5(3).Asimov's Guide to Shakespeare by Isaac Asimov,Wings Books, Distributed by Outlet Book Co.

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