Who's Who in Shakespeare

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Routledge, Dec 16, 2013 - Literary Criticism - 240 pages
Who's Who in Shakespeare presents a complete and handy guide to the men and women who throng Shakespeare's plays. It provides:
* detailed biographical information on each leading figure
* analyses of the role and significance of each minor figure
* a reliable guide to the huge Shakespearian canon for student and teacher
* quotations from famous critics
* useful information on some of Shakespeare's sources.
From Antonio to Yorick, Macbeth to Mercutio, this book embraces the breadth and depth of the world's most important playwright.

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About the Authors:
The late Peter Quennell is the author of Shakespeare: The Poet and is Background and co-author of A History of English Literature. Hamish Johnson is a lecturer in English at the Open University and co-author of A History of English Literature.

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