"A Midsummer Night's Dream: Texts and Contexts (The Bedford Shakespeare Series)

"A Midsummer Night's Dream: Texts and Contexts (The Bedford Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare (author), Gail Kern Paster (volume_editor)Paperback

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Description

This volume reprints the Bevington edition of A Midsummer Night's Dream with four sections of primary documents and illustrations chosen to give students first-hand knowledge of the historical and cultural context out of which this play emerges.

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About Author

GAIL KERN PASTER lectures at George Washington University.

Contents

List of Illustrations Preface for Instructors Introduction PART ONE William Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night's Dream PART TWO: CULTURAL CONTEXTS Popular Festivals and Court Celebrations The Making of Men Female Attachments and Marriage Ties Natural and Supernatural Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 04/03/1999
  • ISBN13: 9780333763964
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 360
  • ID: 9780333763964
  • weight: 366
  • ISBN10: 0333763963

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