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Published: 10 November 2005

242 Pages | numerous halftones


ISBN: 9780192806383

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A Dictionary of Shakespeare

Revised Edition

Stanley Wells
James Shaw

Oxford Quick Reference

  • Written by one of the best known authorities on Shakespeare, Professor Stanley Wells
  • Covers all Shakespeare's work, and includes entries on actors, directors, composers and theatres connected with Shakespeare
  • Includes box entries containing passages on Shakespeare by famous authors including Dr Samuel Johnson, Jane Austen and Bernard Levin
  • Invaluable reference for students, actors, directors, and anyone with a general interest in the life and works of Britain's most famous playwright

New to this Edition:

  • Information about the Globe Theatre in London.

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