English Drama: Shakespeare to the Restoration 1590-1660

1st Edition

Alexander Leggatt

Routledge
Published March 7, 1988
Textbook - 310 Pages
ISBN 9780582493117 - CAT# Y159471
Series: Longman Literature In English Series

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Summary

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. He combines close analysis of specific plays with a broader look at trends within drama.

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