A.D. Nuttall





A.D. Nuttall

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born
in The United Kingdom
April 25, 1937

died
January 24, 2007

gender
male


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Anthony David Nuttall was an English literary critic and academic.

Nuttall was educated at Hereford Cathedral School, Watford Grammar School for Boys and Merton College, Oxford, where he studied both Classical Moderations and English Literature. As a postgraduate he wrote a B.Litt thesis on Shakespeare's The Tempest subsequently published as Two Concepts of Allegory (1968), and considered by some to be his most original book. Nuttall first taught at Sussex University where he was successively Lecturer, Reader and Professor of English and where his students included the philosopher A.C. Grayling and the critic and biographer Robert Fraser. After a tumultuous period as Pro-Vice-Chancellor at Sussex, he moved on to New College, Oxford in 1984,
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Shakespeare the Thinker
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A New Mimesis: Shakespeare ...
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The Alternative Trinity: Gn...
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Why Does Tragedy Give Pleas...
3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 1996 — 5 editions
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Dead from the Waist Down: S...
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Crime and Punishment: Murde...
3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1978 — 3 editions
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Two Concepts of Allegory: A...
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1967
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A Common Sky: Philosophy an...
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1974 — 2 editions
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William Shakespeare: 'The W...
2.67 of 5 stars 2.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1966 — 2 editions
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Overheard by God: Fiction a...
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1980 — 2 editions
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