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Victorian Shakespeare. Vol. 2 , Literature and culture / edited by Gail Marshall and Adrian Poole ; foreword by Nina Auerbach.

  • Author

    Marshall, Gail, 1965-,

    Poole, Adrian.,

    Auerbach, Nina

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.

  • Subject

    Theater Great Britain History 19th century

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Dramatic production History 19th century.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Stage history Great Britain.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Stage history 1800-1950.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Appreciation History 19th century Great Britain.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Criticism and Interpretation History, 19th century

General note: Includes index. Formatted contents note: Othello redux? : Scott's Kenilworth and the trickiness of "race" on the nineteenth-century stage / Diana E. Henderson -- "To make the situation natural" : Othello at mid-century / John Glavin -- Dickens and Hamlet / Juliet John -- Shakespeare at the Great Exhibition of 1851 / Clare Pettitt -- Implicit and explicit reason : George Eliot and Shakespeare / Philip Davis -- "Where did she get hold of that?" Shakespeare in Henry James's The tragic muse / Philip Horne -- Shakespeare's weeds : Tennyson, elegy and allusion / Robert Douglas-Fairhurst -- Shakespeare and the death of Tennyson / Christopher Decker -- "The names" : Robert Browning's "Shaksperean show" / Danny Karlin -- Mary Cowden Clarke : marriage, gender and the Victorian woman critic of Shakespeare / Ann Thompson and Sasha Roberts -- Shakespeare, the actress and the prostitute : professional respectability and private shame in George Vandenhoff's Leaves from an actor's notebook / Pascale Aebischer -- "The clue of Shakespearian power over me" : Ruskin, Shakespeare, and influence / Francis O' Gorman.