Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2017

252 Pages

ISBN: 9780856683701

Bookseller Code (06)

Pedro Calderón de la Barca: Jealousy the Greatest Monster

Edited by Jose Maria Ruano de la Ruano de la Haza, Ann L. Mackenzie, and Kenneth Arthur Muir

Liverpool University Press

Aris and Phillips Hispanic Classics

  • Tragically dramatizes the same key themes and emotions that preoccupied Shakespeare in Othello
  • His portrayal of the mind and passion of King Herod, a ruler traditionally vilified in Catholic Spain during Calderon's age, reveals a compassionate understanding and lack of prejudice
  • This volume is complete with facing page translation and expert commentary

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