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The staging of romance in late Shakespeare : text and theatrical technique / Christopher J. Cobb.

  • Author

    Cobb, Christopher J., 1968-,

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    Newark : University of Delaware Press, c2007.

  • Subject

    Theater England History 16th century

    Theater England History 17th century

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Stage history To 1625.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Stage history England.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Winter's tale.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Tempest.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Henry VIII.

  • Accession number


  • Class

    Reading Room - 72.37/COB

  • ISBN

    0874139716 (alk. paper), 9780874139716 (alk. paper)

  • Language


  • Physical description

    304 p. ; 24 cm.

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General note: Focuses on The winter's tale. UK-SuSCL Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 270-286) and index. Formatted contents note: Introduction: transformation, theater, and romance -- Leontes' jealousy: the experience of uncertainty and generic conflict -- The development of dramatic romance: 1570-1610 -- Hermione, Paulina, and their audiences: the role of mimetic involvements in transformation -- Achieved miracle: completion in dramatic romance -- Unceasing transformation: further tests of romance in The tempest, Henry VIII, and The two noble kinsmen.