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Shakespeare today.

Margaret Webster

Shakespeare today.

by Margaret Webster

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Dramatic production,
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Stage history -- 1800-1950,
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIntrod. by M.R. Ridley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3099 .W42
    The Physical Object
    Pagination318 p.
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6218816M
    LC Control Number57002698
    OCLC/WorldCa353261

    Shakespeare and Company is the name of two independent English-language bookstores that have existed on Paris's Left Bank.. The first was opened by Sylvia Beach, an American, on 19 November , at 8 rue Dupuytren, before moving to larger premises at 12 rue de l'Odéon in the 6th arrondissement in During the s, Beach's shop was a gathering place for many then-aspiring writers such.   As Hooks explains in SELLING SHAKESPEARE: Biography, Bibliography, and the Book Trade (Cambridge University, $), he wants to advance a .

    Shakespeare was born years ago, but many of his works are still relevant today. In fact, we use the words he coined and the phrases he invented all the time. So what makes his works so relevant, and what can we learn from quotes by William Shakespeare to this day? One thing that makes Shakespeare's.   An excerpt from his article, “What Shakespeare Learnt at School,” can be found online and details much of what Shakespeare is thought to have studied as a child.

      “This meant that his days were free, for the first time since the early s, to collaborate with other playwrights,” Shapiro wrote in his book The Year of Lear: Shakespeare in , the best. Shakespeare and Company. 37 rue de la Bûcherie. Paris. Tel: 00 33 (0) 1 43 25 40 [email protected] Main Shop: Monday to Saturday, 10am to 10pm.


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