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The Resource Shakespeare's comedies : comprehensive research and study guide, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom

Shakespeare's comedies : comprehensive research and study guide, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom

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Shakespeare's comedies : comprehensive research and study guide
Title
Shakespeare's comedies
Title remainder
comprehensive research and study guide
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
822.3/3
Index
index present
LC call number
PR2981
LC item number
.S498 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Bloom's major dramatists
Shakespeare's comedies : comprehensive research and study guide, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom
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Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 116-118) and index
  • "Works by William Shakespeare": p. 113-115
Contents
  • Joel Fineman on the turn of the Shrew
  • Plot summary of A midsummer night's dream
  • List of characters in A midsummer night's dream
  • Critical views on A midsummer night's dream:
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge on Helena's betrayal
  • G.K. Chesterton on Shakespeare's mysticism of happiness
  • G. Wilson Knight on imagery and fairyland
  • Northrop Frye on expounding the dream
  • E. Talbot Donaldson on Shakespeare reading Chaucer
  • Harold Bloom on Bottom's common sense and natural goodness
  • Biography of William Shakespeare
  • Plot summary of The Merchant of Venice
  • List of characters in The Merchant of Venice
  • Critical views of The Merchant of Venice:
  • August Wilhelm Schlegel on Shakespeare's characterization
  • William Hazlitt on the masterpiece of Shylock
  • Elmer Edgar Stoll on Shylock's penalty
  • Sigmund Freud on the theme of the three caskets
  • Graham Bradshaw on the preoccupation with appearance
  • Dereck Cohen on Shakespeare's anti-semitism
  • Harold Bloom on Shylock's forced conversion
  • Plot summary of The taming of the Shrew
  • Plot summary of As you like it
  • List of characters in As you like it
  • Critical views on As you like it:
  • Samuel Johnson on Shakespeare's fable
  • William Hazlitt on Rosalind and Celia
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge on an un-Shakespearean speech
  • George Bernard Shaw on Shakespeare's inaccuracy
  • Harold C. Goddard on the Emersonian in Shakespeare
  • C.L. Barber on Touchstone's praise of folly
  • Harold Bloom on the wit of Rosalind
  • List of characters in The taming of the Shrew
  • Plot summary of Twelfth night
  • List of characters in Twelfth night
  • Critical views on Twelfth night:
  • Samuel Johnson on Orsino's perspective
  • William Hazlitt on the romantic and enthusiastic
  • Charles Lamb on the character of Malvolio
  • Harold C. Goddard on Shakespeare's farewell to comedy
  • C.L. Barber on madness and disguise
  • Ann Barton on meaning in the names
  • Critical views on The taming of the Shrew:
  • August Wilhelm Schlegel on new life and the prelude
  • G. Wilson Knight on the Shakespearean tempest
  • Maynard Mack on engagement and detachment
  • Ruth Nevo on comic transformation
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24 cm.
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Edition
Donated IN MEMORY OF JANE MARTIN MORRELL, R.N. by Charles Morrell, M.D. & family and Heidi Banks Morrell, April 2000.
Extent
119 p.
Isbn
9780791052389
Lccn
99015681

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