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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William Lily , first high master of St Paul's School , dead in 1922 , lived on in a Grammaticis Rudimenta which was the secular bible of Stratford Grammar School as much as Eton or ...
An actor representing darkness fights with an actor tricked out as the sungod ; the sun - god wins , darkness lies dead . What is presented symbolically must now , according to the law of sympathetic magic , be fulfilled in reality .
The plot is a creaking engine , with incest , shipwreck , pirates , a dead wife who is not really dead , attempted murder , miracles , and there is no room for character development . We can see Shakespeare's hand in the fishermen's ...
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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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Mural of St George and the Dragon from the Guild Chapel StratforduponAvon page
Robert Dudley Earl of Leicester page
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