53rd out of 149 books — 42 voters
Shakespeare: A Life in Drama
In this comprehensive and compelling study, Stanley Wells explores the wide range of meanings that the plays can generate and analyzes their literary and dramatic craftsmanship in terms that are accessible to the nonspecialist, even to readers with no previous knowledge or experience of Shakespeare. In particular, he looks at Shakespeare's impact through the ages and espec...more
Hardcover, 403 pages
Published December 2nd 2005 by W. W. Norton & Company
(first published 1959)
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Stanley William Wells, CBE, is a Shakespeare scholar and Chairman of the Shakespeare Birthplace TrustMore about Stanley W. Wells...