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Shakespeare's Words : A Glossary and Language Companion
by David Crystal and Ben Crystal


Overview - A vital resource for scholars, students and actors, this book contains glosses and quotes for over 14,000 words that could be misunderstood by or are unknown to a modern audience. Displayed panels look at such areas of Shakespeare's language as greetings, swear-words and terms of address.  Read more...

 
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Overview
A vital resource for scholars, students and actors, this book contains glosses and quotes for over 14,000 words that could be misunderstood by or are unknown to a modern audience. Displayed panels look at such areas of Shakespeare's language as greetings, swear-words and terms of address. Plot summaries are included for all Shakespeare's plays and on the facing page is a unique diagramatic representation of the relationships within each play.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780140291179
  • ISBN-10: 0140291172
  • Publisher: Penguin Books
  • Publish Date: January 2003
  • Page Count: 676
  • Reading Level: Ages 18-UP


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Books > Literary Criticism > Reference
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