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Proteus unmasked : sixteenth-century rhetoric and the art of Shakespeare / Trevor McNeely.

  • Author

    McNeely, Trevor, 1934-,

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    Bethlehem,[Pa.] : London : Lehigh University Press ; Associated University Presses, 2003.

  • Subject

    English language Early modern, 1500-1700 Rhetoric

    Rhetoric History 16th century

    Drama Technique

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Technique.

Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliographical references and index. Formatted contents note: Contents: Introduction : the culture connection -- Rhetoric, theater, poetry, and Shakespeare -- Shakespeare's conscious art -- "Invisible" rhetoric and the Shakespearean allegory -- Rhetoric and the plays : an overview -- "None are for me that look intome -- "Much like to madness" -- Supersubtle Shakespeare -- "Nothing will come of nothing" -- "Murd'ring impossibility.".