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Adam's Tongue: How Humans Made Language, How Language Made Humans
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ean: 9780809016471, isbn: 9780809016471,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 292 reviews
How language evolved has been called "the hardest problem in science." In Adam's Tongue, Derek Bickerton―long a leading authority in this field―shows how and why previous attempts to solve that problem have fallen short. Taking cues from topics a...
King Lear and the Naked Truth: Rethinking the Language of Religion and Resistance
By Duke University Press Books
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ean: 9780822320388, isbn: 082232038X,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 258 reviews
Taking King Lear as her central text, Judy Kronenfeld seriously questions the critical assumptions of much of today’s most fashionable Shakespeare scholarship. Charting a new course beyond both New Historicist and deconstructionist critics, she sug...
A New Variorum Edition of Shakespeare: The Tempest. 1892
ean: 9781375686921, isbn: 1375686925,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 231 reviews
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefo...
The Literary Language of Shakespeare (Oxford Science Publications)
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 131 reviews
Professor Hussey looks at the vocabulary, syntax and register of Renaissance English, following this with a more detailed analysis of particular kinds of language in the plays such as prose, verse, rhetoric and the soliloquy. For this new edition, th...
Inquiries concerning the structure of the Semitic languages Volume 2
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This book was originally published prior to 1923, and represents a reproduction of an important historical work, maintaining the same format as the original work. While some publishers have opted to apply OCR (optical character recognition) technolog...
The Language of Shakespeare (The Language of Literature)
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 162 reviews
This book provides an accessible guide to the linguistic environment of Shakespeare, his use of vocabulary, grammar and sentence construction. Although Shakespeare's plays are familiar to us, the language in them is not always easy to understand or t...
Shakespeare's Religious Language: A Dictionary (Continuum Shakespeare Dictionaries)
By Brand: Bloomsbury Academic
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ean: 9780826493323, isbn: 0826493327,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 129 reviews
Religious issues and religious discourse were vastly important in the sixteenth and seventeenth century and religious language is key to an understanding of Shakespeare's plays and poems. This dictionary discusses just over 1000 words and names in ...
Stylistics and Shakespeare's Language: Transdisciplinary Approaches
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ean: 9781441171726, isbn: 9781441171726,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 261 reviews
This innovative volume testifies to the current revived interest in Shakespeare's language and style and opens up new and captivating vistas of investigation. Transcending old boundaries between literary and linguistic studies, this engaging collabor...
The Bonds of Interest/Los Intereses Creados (Dover Dual Language Spanish)
ean: 9780486430867, isbn: 0486430863,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 255 reviews
One of Spain's most important dramatists of the twentieth century and winner of the Nobel Prize for literature in 1922, Jacinto Benavente y Martínez wrote more than 150 plays in his lifetime. The best known of these is Los intereses creados — a so...
A Reader in the Language of Shakespearean Drama (Studies in the History of the Language Sciences)
By John Benjamins Publishing Company
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 294 reviews
In recent years the language of Shakespearean drama has been described in a number of publications intended mainly for the undergraduate student or general reader, but the studies in academic journals to which they refer are not always easily accessi...
Rhetoric, Comedy, and the Violence of Language in Aristophanes' Clouds
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780195070170, isbn: 0195070178,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 281 reviews
This is an intelligent and unusually thought-provoking reading of Aristophanes' Clouds. O'Regan focuses on logos, or the power of argument, and its effects, and on the self-awareness of the second Clouds as a comedy of logos directed toward an audien...
Dramas of Distinction: Plays by Golden Age Women (Studies in Romance Languages)
By Brand: The University Press of Kentucky
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ean: 9780813120102, isbn: 0813120101,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 253 reviews
Renaissance Europe was the scene of flourishing and innovative dramatic art, and seventeenth-century Spain enjoyed its own Golden Age of the stage. According to traditional studies of this period, however, men seemed to be the only participants. Now ...
Sophocles' Oedipus Cycle: A Dual Language Edition
By Faenum Publishing, Ltd.
ean: 9781940997919, isbn: 1940997917,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 214 reviews
This volume presents the Greek text of Sophocles' Oedipus Cycle, as edited by Sir Richard Jebb, with a parallel verse translation by Ian Johnston on facing pages, which will be useful to those wishing to read the English translation while referring t...
Six Dramatists in Search of a Language: Studies in Dramatic Language
By Cambridge University Press
ean: 9780521098663, isbn: 0521098661,
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In this penetrating study Andrew Kennedy sets out to analyse the modern movement in drama through the theatrical language of six key figures writing in English - Shaw, Eliot, Beckett, Pinter, Osborne and Arden. Dr Kennedy argues that a study of theat...
The Round - Reigen: English German Dual-Language Edition
mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781941667088, isbn: 1941667082,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 300 reviews
Arthur Schnitzler wrote Reigen in 1897. It was published in Vienna in 1903, but it was banned by censors a year later. It was not performed publicly as a play until 1920, and its performance was met by moralistic attacks that quickly became anti-Semi...
Romeo and Juliet: Language and Writing (Arden Student Skills: Language and Writing)
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ean: 9781408171752, isbn: 1408171759,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
Everyone knows the story of the star-crossed lovers but close attention to the language of the play can deepen and darken the legend. As icons of passion, Romeo and Juliet reveal the recklessness, as well as the idealism, of desire in a violent world...
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