Shakespeare s Words

A series of four programmes, based on Shakespeare's Words, was recorded by the authors for the RNIB in 2003. The full database of quotations from which this book derived its illustrations, is located at www.shakespeareswords.com.

Shakespeare s Words

A vital resource for scholars, students and actors, this book contains glosses and quotes for over 14,000 words that could be misunderstood by or are unknown to a modern audience. Displayed panels look at such areas of Shakespeare's language as greetings, swear-words and terms of address. Plot summaries are included for all Shakespeare's plays and on the facing page is a unique diagramatic representation of the relationships within each play.

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Shakespeare's Words
Language: en
Pages: 680
Authors: Ben Crystal, David Crystal
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-04-01 - Publisher: Penguin UK

A vital resource for scholars, students and actors, this book contains glosses and quotes for over 14,000 words that could be misunderstood by or are unknown to a modern audience. Displayed panels look at such areas of Shakespeare's language as greetings, swear-words and terms of address. Plot summaries are included
Pronouncing Shakespeare's Words
Language: en
Pages: 358
Authors: Dale Coye
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-03 - Publisher: Routledge

First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Redeeming Shakespeare's Words
Language: en
Pages: 131
Authors: Paul A. Jorgensen
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1962 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

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Shakespeare's World of Words
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Paul Yachnin
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-22 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Was Shakespeare really the original genius he has appeared to be since the eighteenth century, a poet whose words came from nature itself? The contributors to this volume propose that Shakespeare was not the poet of nature, but rather that he is a genius of rewriting and re-creation, someone able
Shakespeare in the Marketplace of Words
Language: en
Pages: 243
Authors: Jonathan P. Lamb
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-06 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book explores the words, forms, and styles Shakespeare used to interact with the verbal marketplace of early modern England.