William Byrd, a Guide to Research

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Routledge, 2006 - 329 pages

This volume is a collection of all-new original essays covering everything from feminist to postcolonial readings of the play as well as source queries and analyses of historical performances of the play.

The Merchant of Venice is a collection of seventeen new essays that explore the concepts of anti-Semitism, the work of Christopher Marlowe, the politics of commerce and making the play palatable to a modern audience. The characters, Portia and Shylock, are examined in fascinating detail. With in-depth analyses of the text, the play in performance and individual characters, this book promises to be the essential resource on the play for all Shakespeare enthusiasts.

 

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Table des matières

1 Catalogue of Byrds Works
1
The Survey Continued 19872004 with a Complete Checklist from 1826
129
3 Classified Annotated Bibliography
171
4 Byrd Discography 19952003
231
History and Indexes
307
6 Not a Conclusion
319
Index
325
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À propos de l'auteur (2006)

Richard Turbet is an Honorary Research Fellow of the University of Aberdeen and a Fellow of the Academy of Saint Cecilia. He is the author and editor of many books and articles about Byrd, Tudor music, chapbooks and music librarianship. His book Tudor music: a resource and information guide was awarded the C.B. Oldman prize for 1994.

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