Journals Higher Education

$125.00

Hardcover

Published: 01 January 2019

280 Pages | 11 b+w illustrations

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474442527


Bookseller Code (06)

Shakespeare's Representation of Weather, Climate and Environment

The Early Modern 'Fated Sky'

Sophie Chiari

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Offers an all-encompassing approach on early modern climate in Shakespeare
  • Redefines the notion of 'climate' as Shakespeare's contemporaries understood it
  • Suggests new hermeneutic tracks to understand Shakespeare's major comedies and tragedies
  • Probes environmental issues in Shakespeare's plays and, in doing so, echoes major concerns of the present time
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