Cape, 1970 - 272 pagina's
In this magnificent portrait if Shakespeare's world, the life of England's greatest playwright is recreated by one of the great novelists of our day.
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But Elizabethan England looked to the Roman Empire as a model of the civic virtues ; the heroes of the English were Roman heroes . A Brutus had once been believed to be the founder of Britain , and a textbook of English history could be ...
Medwall wrote Fulgens and Lucrece , whose title already suggests an Elizabethan play , and its use of an old Roman story to illustrate a discussion on the nature of true nobility is halfway to Elizabethan practice .
Black , John B. The Reign of Elizabeth , 1558–1603 . Oxford History of England , Part 8. 2nd edition . Oxford , Clarendon Press , 1959 . Harrison , G. B. The Elizabethan Journals , 1591-1603 . 3 vols . London , Routledge & Sons , 1938 .
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LibraryThing ReviewGebruikersrecensie - Thruston - LibraryThing
Lively and entertaining account of Shakespeare's life and the astonishing transformation of English drama in the last 10 years of Elizabeth I's reign. Burgess's pace never flags and while much of it ... Volledige review lezen
SHAKESPEAREGebruikersrecensie - Kirkus
With a little highly educated guesswork but no invention, with great humor and infinite admiration, the "nth" attempt to recreate the life and society from which the plays and poems stemmed, as well as to lend substance to the shadow of the man. Volledige review lezen
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