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Shakespeare's Ovid / Ted Hughes ; Christopher Le Brun.

  • Author

    Hughes, Ted

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    London : Enitharmon Press, 1995.

  • Subject

    Shakespeare, William 1564-1616 Sources.

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

    English Literature Roman Influences

    Metamorphosis Mythology Poetry

  • Accession number


  • Class

    SR OS - 95.2/HUG

  • Language


  • Physical description

    viii, [4], 3-30 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 33 cm.

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"Christopher Le Brun's drawings 'Venus and Adonis' and 'Salmacis and Hermaphroditus' are reproduced after their respective part-titles. His original etching, 'Atalanta and Hippomenes', is contained in a wallet in the slipcase of the de luxe edition.", "This book is published in aid of the Shakespeare Globe Trust and its appeal to rebuild the Globe Theatre, the setting for the first performances of William Shakespeare's plays, 1599-1613.", Contents: Introduction -- Venus and Adonis -- Salmacis and Hermaphroditus -- Colophone., Case binding and slipcase in straw coloured cloth over boards.