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Product Description:  During the past twenty years or so, Othello has become the Shakespearean tragedy that speaks most powerfully to our contemporary concerns. Focusing on race and gender (and on class, ethnicity, sexuality, and nationality), the play talks about what audiences want to talk about...read more

Hardcover:

9780877456858 | Univ of Iowa Pr, October 1, 1999, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: During the past twenty years or so, Othello has become the Shakespearean tragedy that speaks most powerfully to our contemporary concerns.

Paperback:

9781609380991 | Reprint edition (Univ of Iowa Pr, March 15, 2012), cover price $25.00 | About this edition:  During the past twenty years or so, Othello has become the Shakespearean tragedy that speaks most powerfully to our contemporary concerns.

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Product Description: The Romantics invented Shakespeare studies, and in losing contact with our origins, we have not been able to develop an adequate alternative foundation on which to build our work.  This book asserts that among Shakespeareans at present, the level of conviction required to sustain a healthy critical practice is problematically if not dangerously low, and the qualities which the Romantics valued in an engagement with Shakespeare are either ignored these days or fundamentally misunderstood...read more

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9780230114197 | Palgrave Macmillan, May 15, 2011, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: The Romantics invented Shakespeare studies, and in losing contact with our origins, we have not been able to develop an adequate alternative foundation on which to build our work.

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Product Description: Professor Pechter's book attempts to describe the consistent structure, of both style and method, within which Dryden examines, orders and evaluates literary experience. This mode permits Dryden to recognise the real differences between French and English drama, Virgilian and Ovidian style, judgement and fancy (to take some of the more familiar from among Dryden's typical conjunctive pairs), without either merging their differences into some grand synthesis or transforming them into mutually exclusive antitheses...read more

Paperback:

9780521136549 | Reissue edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, February 25, 2010), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Professor Pechter's book attempts to describe the consistent structure, of both style and method, within which Dryden examines, orders and evaluates literary experience.

Hardcover:

9780801430657 | Cornell Univ Pr, February 1, 1995, cover price $32.50

Paperback:

9780801482298 | Cornell Univ Pr, February 1, 1995, cover price $20.95

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