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Published: 19 April 2010

400 Pages | 2 black and white half-tones

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199255641

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Divinity and State

David Womersley

  • Offers a new account of the historical writing and the historical drama of sixteenth-century England
  • Discusses Shakespeare's history plays in a rich context of religious politics, Reformation historiography, and other contemporary historical drama
  • Demonstrates that Shakespeare boldly re-shaped the genre of historical drama