Journals Higher Education



Published: 21 June 2016

704 Pages | Numerous black-and-white illus.

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780199660841

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The Oxford Handbook of the Age of Shakespeare

Edited by R. Malcolm Smuts

Oxford Handbooks

  • Presents a broad sampling of current historical scholarship on the period of Shakespeare's career
  • Exemplifies a wide variety of perspectives and methodologies currently used in historical research on the early modern period that can inform close analysis of literature
  • Includes discussion of the emergence of an early modern "public sphere" and its relationship to drama during Shakespeare's lifetime