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Shakespeare criticism

David Nichol Smith

Shakespeare criticism

a selection, 1623-1840

by David Nichol Smith

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Appreciation

  • Edition Notes

    From John Heminge and Henry Condell to Carlyle (1623-1840)

    Statementwith an introduction by D. Nichol Smith.
    SeriesThe World"s classics, 212, World"s classics -- 212.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxix, 371 p. ;
    Number of Pages371
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14216019M

      "The book seems to me to be indispensable to the serious student of Shakespeare's Sonnets, as well as being a repository of relevant information and sound critical sense for 'the common reader' who wants to deepen his understanding and enjoyment of these remarkable—and often baffling—poems."—L. C. Knights (on an earlier edition)/5(23).   Shakespeare's sonnets are synonymous with courtly romance, but in fact many are about something quite different. Most literary criticism, whether academic or journalistic, is ideally geared up.

    Provides criticism and commentary on authors and their literary works written by contemporary and modern scholars. Literature Criticism Online includes the following series: Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism Contemporary Literary Criticism Drama Criticism Literature Criticism Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism Poetry Criticism Shakespeare Criticism. William Shakespeare (Ap (baptism)–d. Ap ) was an English poet and playwright and is considered a key member of the English literature canon. Shakespeare's work includes sonnets and 38 plays; while his earlier plays were comedies and histories, his later work focused on tragedy (e.g. "Macbeth").

    The winner of a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship in and an American Academy of Arts and Letters Gold Medal for Criticism in , he is the author of more than 20 books. The John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress and the Office of Scholarly Programs sponsored the lecture, which Bloom based largely on his new book, "Hamlet: Poem. Get this from a library! Shakespeare criticism: a selection, [David Nichol Smith] -- Includes works from John Heminge and Henry Condell () to Carlyle ().


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