Psychology Press, 2004 M12 23 - 192 pages
First published in 1952.
An invaluable introduction to Shakespeare, this book places Shakespeare's work and criticism against the background of Elizabethan life in its historical, social, political, religious, linguistic and literary aspects.
Contents include: The Problem of Interpretation; Shakespeare at Work; Man and Society; Man and the Universe; The Inner Life.
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CHAPTER PAGE 1 THE BACKGROUND
THE PROBLEM OF INTERPRETATION
THE YOUNG DRAMATIST AT WORK
MAN AND SOCIETY
MAN AND THE UNIVERSE
THE INNER LIFE
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