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Published: 04 October 2018

192 Pages


ISBN: 9780198828556

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The Child in Shakespeare

Charlotte Scott

  • Explores the character and representation of the child in Shakespeare's drama
  • Brings together a vibrant range of early modern texts and manuals on parenting, nursing, and child rearing, as well as Christian primers and conduct books
  • Offers new and original readings of many of Shakespeare's plays
  • Develops our understanding of how children were perceived in the early modern period

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