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A companion to Shakespeare : the non-Shakespearean Elizabethan drama : an introduction / Robert P. Adams.


Washington : University Press of America, 1978.
ISBN 9780819105400, 0819105406

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Subjects English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- History and criticism.
English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan.
Description xi, 200 pages ; 23 cm
Copyright Date 1978.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-191) and index.
Contents An induction to English Renaissance comedy: persistent aspects of the English comic spirit -- Romance and reality of everyday London life: Thomas Dekker's The shoemaker's holiday -- Unromantic pleasures of London life today: Ben Jonson's Every man in his humor -- Laughing chivalric romance to death: Francis Beaumont's The knight of the burning pestle -- The touch of larceny in every modern man: Ben Jonson's The alchemist -- An induction to English Renaissance tragedy: persistent aspects of The English tragic spirit -- The search for justice in an often corrupt modern power state: Thomas Kyd's The Spanish tragedy -- Scientific genius and the lust for total power and knowledge: Christopher Marlowe's Doctor Faustus -- Affection's storm--the new tragedy of passion versus reason in the modern power state: George Chapman's original Bussy d'Ambois -- "Dear beauteous death, the jewel of the just": John Webster's The white devil -- John Ford's The broken heart and Ford's tragic vision -- Tragic vision--English Renaissance and today.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4952070
(OCoLC)ocm04952070
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WorldCat Identities Adams, Robert P.
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