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Shakespeare's Ovid : the Metamorphoses in the plays and poems / edited by A. B. Taylor.

  • Author

    Taylor, AB

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2000.

  • Subject

    English Literature Roman Influences

    Mythology, Classical, in literature

    Metamorphosis in literature

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Knowledge Literature.

    Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D. Metamorphoses.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Sources.

    Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D. Influence.

Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliographical references and index. Formatted contents note: Contents: Myths exploited : the metamorphosis of Ovid in early Elizabethan England / R.W. Maslen - Ovid "renascent" in Venus and Adonis and Hero and Leander / John Roe - "And love you 'gainst the nature of love" : Ovid, rape, and The two gentlemen of Verona / William C. Carroll - Animals in "manly shape as too the outward showe" : moralizing and metamorphoses in Titus Andronicus UkBU. / A.B. Taylor - Venus and Adonis and Ovidian indecorous wit / Pauline Kiernan - Ovid, Petrarch, and Shakespeare's Sonnets / Gordon Braden - Pyramus and Thisbe in Shakespeare and Ovid / Niall Rudd - Niobe and the Nemean lion : reading Hamlet in the light of Ovid's Metamorphoses / Yves Peyre - The winter's tale : UkBU. Ovid transformed / A.D. Nuttall - Ovid, Golding and the "rough magic" of The tempest / Raphael Lyne - Ovidian v(o)ices in Marlowe and Shakespeare : the Actaeon variations / Francois Laroque - Shakespeare's Ovid in the twentieth century : a critical survey / John W. Velz - Shakespeare's Ovid, Ovid's Shakespeare : a methodological postscript / Charles Martindale UkBU.