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Shakespeare and social dialogue : dramatic language and Elizabethan letters / Lynne Magnusson.

  • Author

    Magnusson, Lynne.,

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1999.

  • Subject

    English letters Early modern, 1500-1700

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Language.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Political and social views.

General note: Includes index. Bibliography, etc. note: Bibliography. Formatted contents note: Politeness and dramatic character in HenryVIII -- "Power to hurt": language and service in Sidney household and Shakespeare's sonnets -- The pragmatics of repair in King Lear and Much ado about nothing -- "Voice potential": language and symbolic capital in Othello