New York ; London : Continuum, 2008.
Historical drama, English History and criticism
Political plays, English History and criticism
Kings and rulers in literature
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Knowledge History.
Great Britain History 1066-1687 Historiography.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Histories.
Great Britain In literature.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Characters Kings and rulers.
Rome In literature.
General note: Includes index. Formatted contents note: "In servile fearfulness" : Julius Caesar -- "Her infinite variety" : Antony and Cleopatra -- "The hearts of all his people shall revolt from him" : King John -- "What subject can give sentence on his king?" : Richard II -- "Will fortune never come with both hands full?" : Henry IV -- "God fought for us" : Henry V -- "Once more we sit in England's royal throne" : Henry VI -- "Full of danger is the Duke of Gloucester" : Richard III -- "These fierce vanities" : Henry VIII.