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Published: 11 November 2007

256 Pages

ISBN: 9780199219971

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Shakespeare's Names

Laurie Maguire

  • An unusual and convincing book showing that names matter in Shakespeare's plays
  • Includes detailed case-studies of Romeo and Juliet, Comedy of Errors, The Taming of the Shrew; A Midsummer Night's Dream, All's Well that Ends Well, and Troilus and Cressida
  • Opens with a fascinating account of the philosophy and practice of naming and the interpretation of names from antiquity to the present