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A Companion to Shakespeare's Works, Volume 1: The Tragedies (Blackwell Companion to Shakespeare's Works #1)

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This four-volume Companion to Shakespeare's Works, compiled as a single entity, offers a uniquely comprehensive snapshot of current Shakespeare criticism.

Brings together new essays from a mixture of younger and more established scholars from around the world - Australia, Canada, France, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

Examines each of Shakespeare's
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Paperback, 491 pages
Published November 29th 2005 by Wiley-Blackwell (first published January 1st 2003)
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This is a 'currently-reading' review, since I noticed no one had reviewed this book yet

I'm sure the Blackwell 4-Volume companion to the works of William Shakespeare will take some time to get through, but it sure looks to be an interesting addition to the canon. Comprising an essay on each of Shakespeare's plays, and the same number of essays on a wide range of topics to do with the works, this is certainly quite an achievement. I've only read one essay thus far, and it sadly couldn't find the b
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