Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more

£48.99

Hardback

This item is printed to order. Items which are printed to order are normally despatched and charged within 5-10 days.

Published: 19 May 2011

336 Pages | 11 black-and-white halftones

234x156mm

ISBN: 9780199567645


Also Available As:


Also Available In:


Bookseller Code (AJ)

Introduction

Stage, Stake, and Scaffold

Humans and Animals in Shakespeare's Theatre

Andreas Höfele

  • A fascinating new angle on early modern theatre with fresh readings of major Shakespeare plays
  • Reveals the remarkable similarities between the stage of the playhouse, the bear-baiting arena, and the scaffold of public execution
  • An insight into the significance of spectacle in Shakespeare's London
  • Participates in the highly topical human/animal debate

Also of Interest