What were Shakespeare's last thoughts on history, tragedy and comedy? This book focuses attention on Shakespeare's Late Romances. The work - a collection of commissioned essays by scholars of classical political philosophy and literature - offers textual analysis of Pericles, Prince of Tyre, Cymbeline, The Winter's Tale, The Tempest, All is True and The Two Noble Kinsmen. The essays reveal how Shakespeare's thought in these final works compliments, challenges, fulfils or transforms previously held conceptions of the playwright and his political-philosophical views.What were Shakespearea#39;s last thoughts on history, tragedy and comedy? This book focuses attention on Shakespearea#39;s Late Romances.
|Title||:||Shakespeare's Last Plays|
|Author||:||Dr. Stephen W. Smith, Travis Curtright|
|Publisher||:||Lexington Books - 2002-01-01|