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Author Vendler, Helen, 1933-
Title The art of Shakespeare's sonnets / Helen Vendler
Imprint Cambridge : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1999
book jacket
 Euro-Am Studies Lib 2F  821.3 Sh156ve 1999    AVAILABLE    30500100964264
 CLP Library  873.43384 V452    AVAILABLE    30580001398770
Edition 1st Harvard University Press pbk. ed
Descript xviii, 672 p. : ill., facsims. ; 26 cm
Note Originally published: 1997
Includes bibliographical references (p. 657-667) and index
Conventions of reference -- Introduction -- The sonnets -- Appendix 1 : key words -- Appendix 2 : defective key words
In detailed commentaries on Shakespeare's 154 sonnets, the author reveals previously unperceived imaginative and stylistic features of the poems, pointing out not only new levels of import in particular lines, but also the ways in which the four parts of each sonnet work together to enact emotion and create dynamic effect
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation
Sonnets, English
Alt Title Shakespeare's sonnets
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