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Intertextuality and romance in Renaissance drama : the staging of nostalgia / Richard Hillman.

  • Author

    Hillman, Richard W.,

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    Basingstoke : Macmillan, 1992.

  • Subject

    English drama Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 History and criticism

    English drama 17th century History and criticism

    Historical drama, English History and criticism

    Romances Adaptations History and criticism

    Nostalgia in literature

    Renaissance England


    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Sources.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Knowledge Literature.

Formatted contents note: Contents: 'Not Amurath an Amurath succeeds': striking crowns into the hazard and playing doubles in Shakespeare's Henriad -- Re-inscribing romance in Troilus and Cressida -- Killing (a woman) with kindness: duplicitous intertextuality and the domesitication of romance -- Attribution and tribute in Pericles -- Deceiving appearances: Neo-Chaucerian magic in The tempest -- (Mis)appropriating the romance past in The two noble kinsmen -- Romance exhausted: Philaster and The broken heart. Uk-SuSCL.