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.
Resultaten 1-3 van 46
If a man wrote a great poem , he could perhaps persuade some big man at Court to accept it , along with a fulsome dedication , and thus secure patronage . What might follow ? Gifts of gold , friendship in high places , perhaps even the ...
The physical immediacy of the poem , with its exactly rendered countryside and its all too credible talking goddess , is what raises it above other Elizabethan treatments of classical legend , those chill exercises in poeticising .
He was concerned enough with publishing his poems , but not his plays . Poets like Greene had taught him that plays were nothing to be proud of . Southampton was nineteen years old - beautiful , self - admiring , with no inclination to ...
Wat mensen zeggen - Een review schrijven
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
Foreword page II
Mural of St George and the Dragon from the Guild Chapel StratforduponAvon page
Robert Dudley Earl of Leicester page
19 andere gedeelten niet getoond