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Title Staging early modern romance : prose fiction, dramatic romance, and Shakespeare / edited by Mary Ellen Lamb and Valerie Wayne
Published New York : Routledge, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (x, 261 pages) : illustrations
Series Routledge studies in Renaissance literature and culture ; 11
Routledge studies in Renaissance literature and culture ; 11
Contents Continuities and incongruities. Introduction: into the forest / Mary Ellen Lamb and Valerie Wayne -- The sources of romance, the generation of story, and the patterns of the Pericles tales / Lori Humphrey Newcomb -- "Asia of the one side, and Afric of the other": Sidney's unities and the staging of romance / Cyrus Mulready -- Page and stage. "A Note Beyond Your Reach": prose romance's rivalry with Elizabethan drama / Steve Mentz -- Hamlet and Eourdanus / Goran Stanivukovic -- Reading the book of the self in Shakespeare's Cymbeline and Wroth's Urania / Sarah Wall-Randell -- Virtual audiences and virtual authors: The winter's tale, The tempest, and old wives' tales / Mary Ellen Lamb -- Gender and agency. The issue of the Corpus Christi cycles, or "religious romance," in The winter's tale / Gloria Olchowy -- Romancing the wager: Cymbeline's intertexts / Valerie Wayne -- John Fletcher's Women pleased and the pedagogy of reading romance / Joyce Boro -- Undoing romance: Beaumont and Fletcher's resistant reading of The countess of Pembroke's Arcadia / Clare R. Kinney -- Probable infidelities from Bandello to Massinger / Lorna Hutson -- Afterword: Shakespeare and romance / Barbara A. Mowat
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Sources.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Knowledge -- Literature.
English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- History and criticism.
English prose literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
Romances -- History and criticism.
Romances, English -- Adaptations -- History and criticism.
Romanticism -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Lamb, Mary Ellen, 1946-
Wayne, Valerie.
ISBN 0203882075 (electronic bk.)
9780203882078 (electronic bk.)