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The Resource Shakespeare's festive comedy: a study of dramatic form and its relation to social custom, by C.L. Barber

Shakespeare's festive comedy: a study of dramatic form and its relation to social custom, by C.L. Barber

Label
Shakespeare's festive comedy: a study of dramatic form and its relation to social custom
Title
Shakespeare's festive comedy: a study of dramatic form and its relation to social custom
Statement of responsibility
by C.L. Barber
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UkLiU
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Barber, C. L.
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Princeton paperbacks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • English drama (Comedy)
  • Literature and society
  • Literary form
  • Manners and customs in literature
  • Festivals in literature
Label
Shakespeare's festive comedy: a study of dramatic form and its relation to social custom, by C.L. Barber
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the Saturnalian pattern -- Holiday custom and entertainment -- Misrule as comedy, comedy as misrule -- Prototypes of festive comedy in a pageant entertainment : Summer's last will and testament -- The folly of wit and masquerade in Love's labour's lost -- May games and metamorphoses on a midsummer night -- The merchants and the Jew of Venice : wealth's communion and an intruder -- Rule and misrule in Henry IV -- The alliance of seriousness and levity in As you like it -- Testing courtesy and humanity in Twelfth night
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 265 pages
Isbn
9780691013046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Shakespeare's festive comedy: a study of dramatic form and its relation to social custom, by C.L. Barber
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the Saturnalian pattern -- Holiday custom and entertainment -- Misrule as comedy, comedy as misrule -- Prototypes of festive comedy in a pageant entertainment : Summer's last will and testament -- The folly of wit and masquerade in Love's labour's lost -- May games and metamorphoses on a midsummer night -- The merchants and the Jew of Venice : wealth's communion and an intruder -- Rule and misrule in Henry IV -- The alliance of seriousness and levity in As you like it -- Testing courtesy and humanity in Twelfth night
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 265 pages
Isbn
9780691013046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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