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Author Bruster, Douglas
Title Prologues to Shakespeare's theatre : performance and liminality in early modern drama / Douglas Bruster and Robert Weimann
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2004
book jacket
 Chinese Lit.&Phi. Lib.  873.433 B912-2    AVAILABLE    30580002554025
Descript xi, 189 p. ; 22 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [157]-182) and index
The Elizabethan prologue : text, actor, performance -- Prologue as threshold and usher -- Authority and authorization in the pre-Shakespearean prologue -- Frivolous jestures versus matter of worth : Christopher Marlowe -- Kingly harp and iron pen in the playhouse : George Peele -- From hodge-podge to scene individable : John Lyly -- Henry V and the signs of power : William Shakespeare
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Technique
English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- History and criticism
English drama -- 17th century -- History and criticism
Prologues and epilogues -- History and criticism
Mimesis in literature
Drama -- Technique
Openings (Rhetoric)
Prologen. gtt
Toneelstukken. gtt
Alt Author Weimann, Robert
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