Books in category Literary Criticism – Shakespeare

  • Shakespeare s Last Plays

    Shakespeare’s Last Plays
    Dr. Stephen W. Smith, Travis Curtright

    The essays reveal how Shakespeare's thought in these final works compliments, challenges, fulfills, or transforms previously held conceptions of the playwright and his political-philosophical views.

  • Henry IV Part 2

    Henry IV, Part 2
    William Shakespeare

    Included in this edition are interviews with two leading directors and an actor– Michael Boyd, Adrian Noble and Michael Pennington – providing an illuminating insight into the extraordinary variety of interpretations that are possible.

  • Macbeth ENHANCED eBook

    Macbeth (ENHANCED eBook)
    William Shakespeare

    This edition offers a new way to read and study Macbeth – without distracting footnotes.

  • The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare

    The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare
    Margreta de Grazia

    A comprehensive, readable and authoritative introduction to the study of Shakespeare.

  • Shakespeare s Christianity

    Shakespeare’s Christianity
    E. Beatrice Batson

    This volume explores the influences of Catholicism and Protestantism in a trio of Shakespeare's tragedies: Julius Caesar, Macbeth and Hamlet.

  • Crowd and Rumour in Shakespeare

    Crowd and Rumour in Shakespeare
    Kai Wiegandt

    Offers new interpretations of Shakespeare's works in the context of two major contemporary notions of collectivity: the crowd & rumour.

  • Shakespeare s Imagery and What it Tells Us

    Shakespeare’s Imagery and What it Tells Us
    Caroline F. E. Spurgeon

    An analysis of the ways in which Shakespeare's imagery functions to reveal literary and personal motives

  • The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare on Film

    The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare on Film
    Russell Jackson

    A collection of essays on film adaptations of Shakespeare's plays.

  • Forensic Shakespeare

    Forensic Shakespeare
    Quentin Skinner

    Some of these works have traditionally been grouped together as "problem plays," but here Skinner offers a different explanation for their frequent similarities of tone.

  • The Art of Shakespeare s Sonnets

    The Art of Shakespeare’s Sonnets
    Helen Vendler

    Helen Vendler, widely regarded as our most accomplished interpreter of poetry, here serves as an incomparable guide to some of the best-loved poems in the English language.

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