Shakespeare, Chapman and Sir Thomas More
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Shakespeare, Chapman and Sir Thomas More providing a more definite basis for biography and criticism by Acheson, Arthur

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Published by B. Quaritch in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Biography.,
  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Authorship.,
  • Chapman, George, -- 1559?-1634.,
  • Sir Thomas More (Drama)

Book details:

About the Edition

About the authorship of the play Sir Thomas More.

Edition Notes

Statementby Arthur Acheson.
GenreBiography.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 280 p.
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22898711M

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Book Description Scholarly interest in The Book of Sir Thomas More has concentrated on the issue of Shakespeare's contribution to its revision. The range of topics in this volume is much wider than that of the collection, taking in the problems presented by the play as a whole, its authorship and revision, structure, occasion and staging.3/5(1). The play Sir Thomas More was not written by Shakespeare, but it seems he added some of his own touches and revisions to it, so it was included in the reading schedule I’m using to read through everything Shakespeare wrote in one year. This play focuses on More /5.   Shakespeare Survey - The Book of Sir Thomas More Shakespeare Survey is a yearbook of Shakespeare studies and production. Since Survey has published international scholarship in English and many of its essays have become classics of Shakespeare criticism. Other articles where The Book of Sir Thomas More is discussed: William Shakespeare: Collaborations and spurious attributions: a scene or so for The Book of Sir Thomas More (c. –) when that play encountered trouble with the censor. Collaborative writing was common in the Renaissance English stage, and it is not surprising that Shakespeare was called upon to do some of it.

‘The Book of Sir Thomas More’ is the only surviving literary manuscript in Shakespeare’s hand. Here Andrew Dickson describes how the scene Shakespeare wrote for the play contains a moving plea for the plight of immigrants.   This dark day in history, known as Evil May Day, was portrayed in a then-banned play called  The Book of Sir Thomas More,  believed to be written between  and William Shakespeare and two Author: Anne Quito. Characters Sir Thomas More Even though Bolt announces in his preface that he tried to avoid the perils of having his characters represent something, symbolism turns out to be a major force driving the action of the play, as most characters are motivated by More’s reputation as a moral man, not by More’s individual characteristics. Shakespeare, Chapman and Sir Thomas More: providing a more definite basis for biography and criticism. [Arthur Acheson] -- About the authorship of the play Sir Thomas More. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript.

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