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The Resource The myth of Rome in Shakespeare and his contemporaries, Warren Chernaik

The myth of Rome in Shakespeare and his contemporaries, Warren Chernaik

Label
The myth of Rome in Shakespeare and his contemporaries
Title
The myth of Rome in Shakespeare and his contemporaries
Statement of responsibility
Warren Chernaik
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chernaik presents illuminating comparisons of Shakespeare's Roman plays with plays by Elizabethan and Jacobean dramatists including Jonson and Massinger
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chernaik, Warren L
Dewey number
822.3/3
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR3069.R6 C47 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Jonson, Ben
  • Massinger, Philip
  • Chapman, George
  • Rome
  • Historical drama, English
  • Chapman, George
  • Jonson, Ben
  • Massinger, Philip
  • Shakespeare, William
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • DRAMA
  • Historical drama, English
  • Literature
  • Rome (Empire)
  • Toneelstukken
  • Engels
  • Rome
Label
The myth of Rome in Shakespeare and his contemporaries, Warren Chernaik
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a Roman thought -- Roman historians and the myth of Rome -- The wronged Lucretia and the early republic -- Self-inflicted wounds -- 'Like a Colossus' : Julius Caesar -- Ben Jonson's Rome -- O'erflowing the measure : Antony and Cleopatra -- The city and the battlefield : Coriolanus -- Tyranny and empire -- Ancient Britons and Romans -- Postscript: Shakespeare and the republican tradition
Control code
727649215
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 298 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139069717
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)727649215
Label
The myth of Rome in Shakespeare and his contemporaries, Warren Chernaik
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a Roman thought -- Roman historians and the myth of Rome -- The wronged Lucretia and the early republic -- Self-inflicted wounds -- 'Like a Colossus' : Julius Caesar -- Ben Jonson's Rome -- O'erflowing the measure : Antony and Cleopatra -- The city and the battlefield : Coriolanus -- Tyranny and empire -- Ancient Britons and Romans -- Postscript: Shakespeare and the republican tradition
Control code
727649215
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 298 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139069717
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)727649215

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