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The Definitive Shakespeare Companion: Overviews, Documents, and Analysis [4 Volumes] by
Publication Date: 2017
"Provides coverage of each key play and poems, with each section presenting summaries; discussions of themes, characters, language, and imagery; and clear explications of key passages. Readers will be able to inspect historical documents related to the topics explored in the work being discussed and view excerpts from Shakespeare's sources as well as reviews of major productions. The work also provides a comprehensive list of print and electronic resources suitable for student research."
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Subjects: Ancient & Classical Studies
, Comparative Languages & Linguistics (CLL)
, ELL - English Language Learning
, Film Studies
, French & Francophone Studies
, German & German Studies
, Human Development & Social Relations
, International Studies
, Jewish Studies
, Media and Communications
, Peace & Global Studies
, Spanish & Hispanic Studies
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