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Shakespeare and the Victorians

Aron Y. Stavisky

Shakespeare and the Victorians

roots of modern criticism.

by Aron Y. Stavisky

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Published by University of OklahomaPress in Norman .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616

  • ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19230923M

    Stuart Sillars is the author of Success In Communication ( avg rating, 4 ratings, 0 reviews), Shakespeare and the Victorians ( avg rating, 6 rati 4/5. This book explores the revivals of Shakespeare's history plays during the Victorian period, as staged by the famous actor-manager Charles Kean. Between and , Kean produced celebrated productions of Henry V, Henry VIII, King John, Macbeth and Richard II, renowned for their unprecendented attention to antiquarian detail in sets, costumes, and properties (many of which are .

    Shakespeare and the Victorians explores the place of Shakespeare in Victorian culture, and shows how the plays and the man became central to all levels of Victorian life and thought. Victorian literature is literature, mainly written in English, during the reign of Queen Victoria (–) (the Victorian era).It was preceded by Romanticism and followed by the Edwardian era (–).. While in the preceding Romantic period, poetry had been the conquerors, novels were the emperors of the Victorian period. [clarification needed] Charles Dickens (–

    • Victorians Undone is published by Fourth Estate (£20). To order a copy for £17 go to or call Free UK p&p over £10, online orders only. William Shakespeare (bapt. 26 April – 23 April ) was an English poet, playwright, and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's greatest dramatist. He is often called England's national poet and the "Bard of Avon" (or simply "the Bard"). His extant works, including collaborations, consist of some 39 plays, sonnets, two long narrative Children: Susanna Hall, Hamnet Shakespeare, .


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Shakespeare and the Victorians by Aron Y. Stavisky Download PDF EPUB FB2

Shakespeare and the Victorians, subtitled Shakespeare and the Victorians book of Modern Criticism, was published in hardcover by University of Oklahoma Press in I was unable to find any indication that Stavisky's text is in print today.

However, various recent literary journal articles do reference Stavisky's analysis.4/5(1). This richly illustrated book offers new insights into Victorian cultural history, as Shakespeare the chronicler of the past morphs into Shakespeare the timeless moralist, even when this occurs at the expense of Shakespeare the dramatist.

Sillars treat his sometimes recalcitrant material with by: 4. He examines the Victorian's obsession with Shakespeare, his impact upon the era's consciousness, and the expression of this in their drama, novels and poetry.

The book features detailed discussion of the interpretations and applications of Shakespeare by major figures such as Dickens and Hardy, Tennyson and Browning, as well as those less : Bloomsbury Academic.

: Shakespeare and the Victorians (Arden Critical Companions) (): Adrian Poole: BooksCited by: The book that I recieved was only Shakespeare's work from Cymbeline and Timon of Atens.

This book was advertised on the website to have "Includes a Huge Collection of the Comedies, History, Poems, Romances, Tragedies, and works of William Shakespeare." The book that I received only includs two works from Shakespeare/5(4). He examines the Victorian's obsession with Shakespeare, his impact Shakespeare and the Victorians book the era's consciousness, and the expression of this in their drama, novels and poetry.

The book features detailed discussion of the interpretations and applications of Shakespeare by major figures such as Dickens and Hardy, Tennyson and Browning, as well as those less well-known.5/5(1).

OXFORD SHAKESPEARE TOPICS General Editors: Peter Holland and Stanley Wells Oxford Shakespeare Topics provide students and teachers with short books on important aspects of Shakespeare criticism and scholarship. Each book is written by an authority in its field, and combines accessible style with original discussion of its subject.

This richly illustrated book offers new insights into Victorian cultural history, as Shakespeare the chronicler of the past morphs into Shakespeare the timeless moralist Specialists in art and theatre history will revel in the range and scholarship of this engaging analysis.'Author: Stuart Sillars.

They loved the idea of Shakespeare's independent women. One Victorian writer was so enthralled by these characters that she imagined their lives before Shakespeare wrote about them. She even wrote a book, Girlhood of Shakespeare's Heroines, which became a popular book for young girls.

The editors of the time period also tried to preserve the. Adrian Poole examines the Victorian's obsession with Shakespeare, his impact upon the era's consciousness, and the expression of this in their drama, novels and poetry.

The book features detailed discussion of the interpretations and applications of Shakespeare by major figures such as Dickens and Hardy, Tennyson and Browning, as well as those less well-known.

1 Dr Adrian Poole of Trinity College, Cambridge offers in this new study a comprehensive panorama of Shakespeare’s influence on the Victorians. Dr Poole investigates the interpretation and appropriation of the plays and, to a lesser extent, of the poems by Shakespeare with a view to demonstrate that they provided a major source of inspiration to Victorian actors, novelists and visual : Béatrice Laurent.

OXFORD SHAKESPEARE TOPICS General Editors: Peter Holland and Stanley Wells Oxford Shakespeare Topics provide students and teachers with short books on important aspects of Shakespeare criticism and scholarship. Each book is written by an authority in its field, and combines accessible style with original discussion of its subject.

The book shows how the reception and. Shakespeare was one of the most pervasive intellectual, aesthetic, and social forces of the Victorian period, with the plays in print, performance, and as moral examples penetrating to every aspect of life in every social class and situation. Shakespeare and the Victorians offers an analytical survey of the main forms and paths of this presence.

Shakespeare provided the Victorians with ways of thinking about the authority of the past, about the emergence of a new mass culture, about the relations between artistic and industrial production, about the nature of creativity, about racial and sexual difference, and.

Adrian Poole examines the Victorian's obsession with Shakespeare, his impact upon the era's consciousness, and the expression of this in their drama, novels and poetry. The book features detailed discussion of the interpretations and applications of Shakespeare by major figures such as Dickens and Hardy, Tennyson and Browning, as well as those Brand: Bloomsbury Publishing.

Adrian Poole's major new study is the first to present a fully comprehensive view of what Shakespeare meant to the Victorian period as a whole. He examines the Victorian's obsession with Shakespeare, his impact upon the era's consciousness, and the expression of this in their drama, novels and poetry.

The book features detailed discussion of 4/5(6). Buy Shakespeare and the Victorians (Oxford Shakespeare Topics) by Sillars, Stuart S. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Author: Stuart S.

Sillars. Really great little book: different essays about the idea of marriage, sex etc among Victorians, a great essay on Jeremy Bentham, all of which provides us /5. Stuart Sillars has 25 books on Goodreads with 57 ratings.

Stuart Sillars’s most popular book is Shakespeare and the Victorians. The third book in the series, Son of the Circus: A Victorian Story, tells the story of Ted, the mixed-race son of Pablo Fanque (the first recorded black circus owner in Britain) and his introduction to life with the circus.

This is a gripping adventure that examines attitudes to race in the Victorian. Adrian Poole examines the Victorian's obsession with Shakespeare, his impact upon the era's consciousness, and the expression of this in their drama, novels and poetry.

The book features detailed discussion of the interpretations and applications of Shakespeare by major figures such as Dickens and Hardy, Tennyson and Browning, as well as those.Get this from a library! Shakespeare and the Victorians. [Adrian Poole] -- "Adrian Poole examines the Victorian's obsession with Shakespeare, his impact upon the era's consciousness, and the expression of this in their drama, novels and poetry.

The book features detailed.However, no book until now has specifically addressed the nature of the relationship between Shakespeare and Victorian women. In this book, Gail Marshall gives an account of the actresses who played an essential part in redeeming Shakespeare for the Victorian stage, the writers who embraced him as part of the texture of their own writing as Brand: Cambridge University Press.