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30 Great Myths About Shakespeare free pdf Think you know Shakespeare? Think again ...Was a real skull used in the first performance of Hamlet? Were Shakespeare's plays Elizabethan blockbusters? How much do we really know about the playwright's life? And what of his notorious relationship with his wife? Exploring and exploding 30 popular myths about the great playwright, this illuminating new book evaluates all the evidence to show how historical material-or its absence-can be interpreted and misinterpreted, and what this reveals about our own personal investment in the stories we tell.

About Laurie Maguire

Laurie Maguire is Professor of English at the Universityof Oxford, tutorial fellow at Magdalen College, and the author oreditor of seven books. She is a regular theater reviewer forthe TLS and has lectured widely across the UK and theUSA.

Emma Smith is tutorial fellow at Hertford College,Oxford. She is the author or editor of six books, a regularreviewer for the TLS, and has lectured widely across the UKand the USA.

The authors have previously collaborated together on articles onMiddleton and Shakespeare and on graduate courses at the Universityof Oxford.


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Author : Laurie Maguire
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
Data Published : 14 December 2012
ISBN : 0470658517
EAN : 9780470658512
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 224 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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