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Shakespeare's Sonnets
Language: en
Pages: 154
Authors: William Shakespeare, William
Categories: Sonnets, English
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher:

William Shakespeare's sonnets are a beautiful expression of a range of human emotions - from love to grief, anger, jealousy and lust. Including the instantly recognisable 'Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?' as well as a range of other equally moving works, this compilation brings together the complete
A Companion to Shakespeare's Sonnets
Language: en
Pages: 521
Authors: Michael Schoenfeldt
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-08 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This Companion represents the myriad ways of thinking about the remarkable achievement of Shakespeare?s sonnets. An authoritative reference guide and extended introduction to Shakespeare?s sonnets. Contains more than 20 newly-commissioned essays by both established and younger scholars. Considers the form, sequence, content, literary context, editing and printing of the sonnets.
Speech and Performance in Shakespeare's Sonnets and Plays
Language: en
Authors: David Schalkwyk
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-10-17 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

David Schalkwyk offers a sustained reading of Shakespeare's sonnets in relation to his plays. He argues that the language of the sonnets is primarily performative rather than descriptive, and bases this distinction on the philosophy of Ludwig Wittgenstein and J. L. Austin. In a wide-ranging analysis of both the 1609
The World of Shakespeare’s Sonnets
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Robert Matz
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-15 - Publisher: McFarland

Of Shakespeare’s sonnets we know the crystalline meter, exquisite diction, and exhilarating surprise of the “turn” in the final couplet. By contrast, we know very little of their subjects and motives. This book does not approach the sonnets as Shakespearean autobiography but instead delineates the customs that shaped the poet’s
Shakespeare's Sonnets
Language: en
Pages: 442
Authors: Sunil Kumar Sarker
Categories: Sonnets, English
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Atlantic Publishers & Dist

Though Sonnets Are, Generally, Easy Poems, Shakespeare S Sonnets Are Not, And Very Naturally, He Being A Master-Mind, His Sonnets Are Far From Easy To Understand. The Principal Objective Of This Book Is To Explain The Sonnets For Common Readers, And To Discuss Some Very Topical Questions About Them. The