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Product Description: First published in 1989. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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9781138173606 | Routledge, March 30, 2016, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: First published in 1989.
9780415006552 | Routledge Kegan & Paul, November 1, 1988, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: First published in 1989.

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9780415038881 | Reprint edition (Routledge, January 1, 1990), cover price $45.95 | About this edition: , 266 pages with 16 introductory pages

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Product Description: Jacobean Public Theatre recovers for the modern reader the acting, production and performance values of the public theatre of Jacobean London. It relates this drama to the popular culutre of the day and concludes with a close study of four important plays, including King Lear, which emerge in an unexpected light as the products of popular tradition...read more

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9780415010481 | Routledge, December 1, 1992, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Jacobean Public Theatre recovers for the modern reader the acting, production and performance values of the public theatre of Jacobean London.

Paperback:

9780415755030 | Reprint edition (Routledge, April 22, 2014), cover price $56.95 | About this edition: Jacobean Public Theatre recovers for the modern reader the acting, production and performance values of the public theatre of Jacobean London.
9780314090126, titled "Political Dynamics of Constitutional Law" | 2nd edition (West Group, January 1, 1996), cover price $31.25 | also contains Political Dynamics of Constitutional Law

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Product Description: A fascinating literary detective story charting the surprising, true history of a recently discovered painting of Shakespeare held by the same family for 400 years -- adding new drama to the Bard's life.When author Stephanie Nolen reported the discovery of the only portrait of William Shakespeare painted while he was alive, the announcement ignited furious controversy around the world...read more

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9780743249324 | Free Pr, April 1, 2004, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: The story of a recently discovered portrait of a young William Shakespeare traces its origins and history to discuss how it came into being, its possession by the same family for more than four hundred years, the painstaking forensic study that confirmed its age, and the plausibility of its authenticity.

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9781416567912 | Free Pr, June 25, 2007, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: A fascinating literary detective story charting the surprising, true history of a recently discovered painting of Shakespeare held by the same family for 400 years -- adding new drama to the Bard's life.

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Containing annotated extracts from key sources, this guide to William Shakespeare's 'Macbeth' explores the debates of this play. Looking at issues such as the representation of gender roles, political violence, and the dramatisation of evil, this volume provides a way through the contextual and critical material that surrounds Shakespeare's text.
By Alexander Leggatt (editor)

Hardcover:

9780415238243 | 1 edition (Routledge, February 1, 2006), cover price $105.00 | About this edition: William Shakespeare’s Macbeth is a timeless tale of love, greed and power, which has given rise to heated debates around such issues as the representation of gender roles, political violence and the dramatisation of evil.

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9780415238250 | 1 edition (Routledge, February 20, 2006), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Containing annotated extracts from key sources, this guide to William Shakespeare's 'Macbeth' explores the debates of this play.

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Product Description: Beginning with the rape of Lavinia in Titus Andronicus, this book traces the linked themes of violation and identity through seven Shakespearean tragedies. The shock effects of Lavinia's rape reverberate throughout Shakespeare's later tragedies...read more

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9780521846240 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 13, 2005, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: Beginning with the rape of Lavinia in Titus Andronicus, this book traces the linked themes of violation and identity through seven Shakespearean tragedies.

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9780521608633 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 6, 2005, cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Beginning with the rape of Lavinia in Titus Andronicus, this book traces the linked themes of violation and identity through seven Shakespearean tragedies.

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Product Description: This updated and expanded analysis of King Lear in performance includes new chapters on the television version of the Royal National Theatre production directed by Richard Eyre and starring Ian Holm; and on Akira Kurosawa's 'Ran'...read more

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9780719062247 | 2 edition (Manchester Univ Pr, March 2, 2005), cover price $89.00
9780805787078 | Twayne Pub, December 1, 1988, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Describes the story of a powerful man's descent from the implied divinity of his noble state to a profound recognition of his human nature, suggests a fresh interpretation, and discusses Shakespeare's themes and technique

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9780719062254 | 2 edition (Manchester Univ Pr, March 2, 2005), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: This updated and expanded analysis of King Lear in performance includes new chapters on the television version of the Royal National Theatre production directed by Richard Eyre and starring Ian Holm; and on Akira Kurosawa's 'Ran'.
9780719027482 | Manchester Univ Pr, April 1, 1991, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Through a study of eight 20th-century stage and screen productions of "King Lear", this book examines the way in which performance and interpretation are bound together.
9780805787115 | Twayne Pub, December 1, 1988, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Describes the story of a powerful man's descent from the implied divinity of his noble state to a profound recognition of his human nature, suggests a fresh interpretation, and discusses Shakespeare's themes and technique

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Product Description: Many college students are familiar with the works of William Shakespeare but may know little about other playwrights of his era. This volume explores the compelling dramatic techniques and rich language found in a wide variety of both well-known and less-familiar Renaissance plays...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Karen Bamford (editor) and Alexander Leggatt (editor)

Hardcover:

9780873527736 | Modern Language Assn of Amer, December 1, 2002, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: The distinctive voices of Renaissance playwrights can make a classroom come alive.

Paperback:

9780873527743 | Modern Language Assn of Amer, February 1, 2003, cover price $19.75 | About this edition: Many college students are familiar with the works of William Shakespeare but may know little about other playwrights of his era.

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Product Description: This introduction examines the continuity and variety of Shakepeare's work and the creative use he made of his inherited conventions. The first section places Shakespeare in the context of classical and Renaissance comedy, his Elizabethan predecessors and the traditions of popular festivity...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Alexander Leggatt (editor)

Hardcover:

9780521770446 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 11, 2002, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: This introduction examines the continuity and variety of Shakepeare's work and the creative use he made of his inherited conventions.

Paperback:

9780521779425 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 21, 2002, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: This introduction examines the continuity and variety of Shakepeare's work and the creative use he made of his inherited conventions.

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By Alexander Leggatt (editor)

Miscellaneous:

9780203004319 | Routledge, January 31, 2002, cover price $39.95

Product Description: This book provides a comprehensive introduction to Elizabethan, Jacobean and Caroline comedy, covering both public and private theatres, emphasizing the eclectic, experimental nature of this comedy--its departures from the mainstream New Comedy tradition and its searching, witty analysis of social and personal relations in court, city and country...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780719049644 | Manchester Univ Pr, August 1, 1999, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: This book provides a comprehensive introduction to Elizabethan, Jacobean and Caroline comedy, covering both public and private theatres, emphasizing the eclectic, experimental nature of this comedy--its departures from the mainstream New Comedy tradition and its searching, witty analysis of social and personal relations in court, city and country.

Paperback:

9780719049651 | Manchester Univ Pr, August 1, 1999, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Introduction to English Renaissance comedy explores the interconnected themes of politics, magic and sex in a number of representative comedies by Shakespeare and his contemporaries.

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Product Description: First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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9780415189361 | Routledge, September 1, 1998, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: First published in 2004.

Paperback:

9780415189378 | Routledge, January 1, 1999, cover price $45.95 | About this edition: First published in 2004.

Product Description: Book by De Groot, H. B.

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9780919813748 | Univ of Calgary Pr, December 1, 1990, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Book by De Groot, H.

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Product Description: The most important period in the history of English drama is revealed in Alexander Leggatt's challenging account. The author considers English drama from the beginning of Shakespeare's career to the restoration of Charles II. Focusing on Shakespeare and the development of his art, he examines all his major contemporaries: Jonson, Middleton, Webster, Beaumont, Fletcher and Ford...read more

Paperback:

9780582493117 | Taylor & Francis, February 1, 1988, cover price $70.95 | About this edition: The most important period in the history of English drama is revealed in Alexander Leggatt's challenging account.

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Product Description: While most critical writing on Jonson concentrates on the plays, poems or masques seen in isolation, this title, first published in 1981, ranges across the genres to explore Jonson's vision as a whole. The author points to the inner connections that make of the rich variety of Jonson's writing a single coherent body of work...read more

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9780416746600 | Olympic Marketing Corp, May 1, 1981, cover price $4.98 | About this edition: While most critical writing on Jonson concentrates on the plays, poems or masques seen in isolation, this title, first published in 1981, ranges across the genres to explore Jonson's vision as a whole.

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