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Author Thirlwell, Angela, author.

Title Rosalind : Shakespeare's immortal heroine / Angela Thirlwell.

Publication Info. New York : Pegasus Books, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    822.33 O3 THI    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First Pegasus Books hardcover edition
Description ix, 256 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-246), filmography, and index.
Contents Enter Rosalind -- In the green room: Rosalind's ancestors -- Rosalind's elder sisters -- Younger sisters -- Call me Ganymede: Rosalind crosses the border -- Gloriana -- Like the Bay of Portugal: Rosalind's love life -- Celia: Juno's swan -- Orlando: so much in the heart of the world -- As you like it -- A woman for all time: Rosalind's daughters -- Family trees and cast, synopsis, proverbs, Forest of Arden.
Summary The author explores the character's perennial influence on drama, fiction, and art. Includes interviews with Juliet Rylance, Sally Scott, Janet Suzman, Juliet Stevenson, Michelle Terry, and Blanche McIntyre, as well as insights from Michael Attenborough, Kenneth Branagh, Greg Doran, Rebecca Hall, Adrian Lester, Pippa Nixon, Vanessa Redgrave, and Fiona Shaw.
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Rosalind.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. As you like it -- Characters.
Rosalind (Fictitious character)
ISBN 168177335X

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