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Puzzling Shakespeare

local reading and its discontents

by Leah S. Marcus

  • 173 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • London (England),
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation -- History,
    • Historical criticism (Literature) -- England,
    • Literature and history -- England,
    • Local history in literature,
    • Historicism in literature,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603 -- Historiography,
    • Great Britain -- History -- James I, 1603-1625 -- Historiography,
    • London (England) -- History -- 16th century -- Historiography,
    • London (England) -- History -- 17th century -- Historiography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLeah S. Marcus.
      SeriesThe New historicism ;, 6
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR2976 .M39 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 267 p. :
      Number of Pages267
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2039119M
      ISBN 100520064178
      LC Control Number88015572

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      Hamlet is Shakespeare's most popular, and most puzzling, play. It follows the form of a "revenge tragedy," in which the hero, Hamlet, seeks vengeance against his father's murderer, his uncle Claudius, now the king of Denmark. Much of its fascination, however, lies in its uncertainties/5(80). Find books like Shakespeare's Secret from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked Shakespeare's Secret also liked: The Wrig.


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Puzzling Shakespeare is a wide-ranging book. In this review I will focus almost exclusively on the part of the book which, to me, is most interesting and most historically important: chapter 1 (), “Localization,” which primarily treats Patterson’s analysis of the folio. Parts of this review were previously published.

My remarks will Puzzling Shakespeare book only on the book's treatment of Measure for Measure, the Shakespeare play I know best, and on the limitations I find there in the book's Puzzling Shakespeare book method.

In Measure for Measure, Marcus concludes, Shakespeare accomplished "a theatrical event which could be taken as Stuart propaganda, or as the expression of a contemporary nightmare, or most likely as both together" ().

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() My remarks will focus only on the book's treatment of Measure for Measure, the Shakespeare play I know best, and on the limitations I find there in the book's critical method. In Measure for Measure, Marcus concludes, Shakespeare accomplishedAuthor: Roy Battenhouse.

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Yet for some, puzzling through that archaic language can be Author: Jeff Somers. For people who are new to Shakespeare, it often comes as a surprise just how much he actually wrote.

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Indeed, it is the first book by anyone to begin the job of placing the curious semiotics of the folio in a proper comparative light.