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Shakespeare, sex, love / Stanley Wells.

  • Author

    Wells, Stanley William

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010.

  • Subject

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Criticism and interpretation.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Romeo and Juliet.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Views on sex.

    Sex in literature

    Love in literature

    Interpersonal relations in literature

    Sex role in literature

    Gender identity in literature

    Homosexuality in literature

    Sex England History 16th century

    Sex England History 17th century

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  • ISBN

    9780199578597 (hbk.), 0199578591 (hbk.)

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  • Physical description

    xi, 282 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

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General note: pt.1: Discusses sexual behaviour in Shakespeare's time particularly in Stratford-upon-Avon and London, sex and poetry in Shakespeare's time, and Shakespeare and sex ; pt. 2 : Discusses the variety of ways Shakespeare deals with sexuality in his plays and poems, with a chapter on sex and love in Romeo and Juliet which includes photgraphs of some SMT and RSC productions of Love's labour's lost , Titus Andronicus,Troilus and Cressida, Hamlet, Coriolanus and Twelfth night. UK-SuSCL