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Author Asquith, Clare, author.

Title Shakespeare and the resistance : the Earl of Southampton, the Essex Rebellion, and the poems that challenged Tudor tyranny / Clare Asquith.

Publication Info. New York : PublicAffairs, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    822.33 E ASQ    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description xvi, 256 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-242) and index.
Summary Examines the political messages in Shakespeare's "Venus of Adonis" and "The Rape of Lucrece" and provides the historical context that readers of his time would have understood.
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Political and social views.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Poetic works.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Venus and Adonis.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Rape of Lucrece.
Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 16th century.
Political poetry, English -- History and criticism.
ISBN 9781568588124 (hardback)
1568588127 (hardback)

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