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Hamlet, Prince of Denmark (New Cambridge Shakespeare) (Paperback)

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By William Shakespeare, Philip Edwards (Editor), Robert Hapgood (Contribution by)


Philip Edwards deals succinctly with the exhaustive commentary and controversy which Hamlet has provoked in the manifestation of its tragic energy. Robert Hapgood has contributed a new section on prevailing critical and performance approaches to the play in this updated edition. He discusses recent film and stage performances and actors of the Hamlet role as well as directors of the play. His account of new scholarship stresses the role of memory in the play and the impact of feminist and performance studies upon it. First Edition Hb (1985): 0-521-22151-X First Edition Pb (1985): 0-521-29366-9.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780521532525
ISBN-10: 0521532523
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication Date: January 5th, 2003
Pages: 270
Language: English
Series: New Cambridge Shakespeare