• Free Shipping on all orders in Australia
  • Over 7 million books in stock
  • Proud to be B-Corp
  • We aim to be carbon neutral by 2022
  • Over 120,000 Trustpilot reviews
Item 1 of 0
Shakespeare at Work, 1592-1603 By G.B. Harrison

Shakespeare at Work, 1592-1603 by G.B. Harrison

Condition - New
Only 2 left

This book will be specially printed for your order, which means it may take a little longer to arrive (5 days). We do this to cut down on waste & to help protect our planet.

Shakespeare at Work, 1592-1603 Summary

Shakespeare at Work, 1592-1603 by G.B. Harrison

Shakespeare against the background of his times, his world of the theatre and his dramatic development through the last years of Elizabeth's reign. Originally published in 1933 and republished in 1958, this great work is an imagining, in plain narrative, of the life of Shakespeare backed with evidence of the history of the stage. Whatever wider significances modern critics distill from Shakespeare's plays, it remains an elementary fact that he wrote plays to interest and entertain his contemporaries and this book takes a look at the immediate interests of his audience and how his work responded to them.

Table of Contents

Preface 1. The Upstart Crow 2. Education of a Dramatist 3. Experiments 4. The Passing of an Eclipse 5. Maturity 6. The New Comedy 7. The Globe 8. The Lost Leader 9. Tumultuous Interludes 10. The Tragedy of Hamlet 11. End of an Epoch. Commentary

Additional information

Shakespeare at Work, 1592-1603 by G.B. Harrison
Taylor & Francis Ltd
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a new book - be the first to read this copy. With untouched pages and a perfect binding, your brand new copy is ready to be opened for the first time

Customer Reviews - Shakespeare at Work, 1592-1603