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Much Ado about Nothing: With New and Updated Critical Essays and a Revised Bibliography (Shakespeare Series)

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Publisher Comments:

Shakespeare's grand comedy casts the lovers Benedick and Beatrice in a witty war of words while the young Claudio is tricked into believing his love Hero has been unfaithful.

This edition features an overview of Shakespeare's works by Sylvan Barnet, former Chairman of the English Department at Tufts University, as well as a comprehensive stage and screen history, dramatic criticism from the past and present, and sources from which Shakespeare derived this great work.

Synopsis:

The work of the world's greatest dramatist is edited by outstanding scholars and presented here, along with an extensive overview of Shakespeare's life, world and theater, a special note on the sources from which Shakespeare derived this work, dramatic criticism, commentaries, and much more.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-166)

Table of Contents

Charles Gildon: The Argument of ?Much Ado About Nothing?

Lewis Carroll: A Letter to Ellen Terry

George Bernard Shaw: Shakespeare?s Merry Gentlemen

Donald A. Stauffer: From Shakespeare?s World of Images

W. H. Auden: From The Dyer?s Hand

Carol Thomas Neely: Broken Nuptials in ?Much Ado About Nothing?

Sylvan Barnet: ?Much Ado About Nothing? on the Stage

NEWLY ADDED ESSAY:

Robert Smallwood: Three Ways to Begin ?Much Ado About Nothing?

Product Details

ISBN:
9780451526816
Author:
Shakespeare, William
Publisher:
Signet Book
Author:
Stevenson, David L.
Location:
New York, N.Y.
Subject:
Shakespeare
Subject:
Shakespeare, william, 1564-1616
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Conspiracies
Subject:
British and irish drama (dramatic works by on
Subject:
Much ado about nothing
Subject:
Rejection (Psychology)
Subject:
General Drama
Subject:
Courtship
Subject:
Drama-Shakespeare Plays
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Newly rev. ed.
Edition Description:
Revised bibliography.
Series:
Shakespeare Series
Series Volume:
41
Publication Date:
19980731
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
6.75x4.22x.63 in. .27 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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