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The Resource The re-imagined text : Shakespeare, adaptation, & eighteenth-century literary theory, Jean I. Marsden

The re-imagined text : Shakespeare, adaptation, & eighteenth-century literary theory, Jean I. Marsden

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The re-imagined text : Shakespeare, adaptation, & eighteenth-century literary theory
Title
The re-imagined text
Title remainder
Shakespeare, adaptation, & eighteenth-century literary theory
Statement of responsibility
Jean I. Marsden
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shakespeare's plays were not always the inviolable texts they are almost universally considered to be today. The Restoration and eighteenth century committed what many critics view as one of the most subversive acts in literary history -- the rewriting and restructuring of Shakespeare's plays. Many of us are familiar with Nahum Tate's ""audacious"" adaptation of King Lear with its resoundingly happy ending, but Tate was only one of a score of playwrights who adapted Shakespeare's plays. Between 1660 and 1777, more than fifty adaptations appeared in print and on the stage, works in which playwri
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Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marsden, Jean I
Dewey number
822.3/3
Index
index present
LC call number
PR2968
LC item number
.M37 1995eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • English drama
  • English drama
  • Criticism
  • Theater
  • Literary form
  • Shakespeare, William
  • DRAMA
  • DRAMA
  • Criticism
  • English drama
  • Literary form
  • Theater
  • Great Britain
Label
The re-imagined text : Shakespeare, adaptation, & eighteenth-century literary theory, Jean I. Marsden
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I: The Re-Imagined Text; 1 Radical Adaptation; 2 The Beginnings of Shakespeare Criticism; Part II: Refined from the Dross; 3 Adaptation in Decline; 4 Criticism at Mid-Century; 5 The Search for a Genuine Text; Conclusion; Appendix; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
903966342
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (205 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161433
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129czjg
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903966342
Label
The re-imagined text : Shakespeare, adaptation, & eighteenth-century literary theory, Jean I. Marsden
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I: The Re-Imagined Text; 1 Radical Adaptation; 2 The Beginnings of Shakespeare Criticism; Part II: Refined from the Dross; 3 Adaptation in Decline; 4 Criticism at Mid-Century; 5 The Search for a Genuine Text; Conclusion; Appendix; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
903966342
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (205 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161433
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129czjg
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903966342

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