The Arden Dictionary Of Shakespeare Quotations

The Arden Dictionary Of Shakespeare Quotations

by William Shakespeare, Jane Armstrong

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Overview

Who said " Neither a lender nor a borrower be"? Who are the star-crossed lovers? Which Shakespearean lady protests "too much"?


If you have ever been stuck trying to identify a Shakespearean quote then this is the book for you! With over 3,000 quotes from single lines to quite long extracts, organized by topic and by play, this is an essential book for anyone with an interest in Shakespeare. The key word index makes it easy to use and it also includes a glossary of unfamiliar terms and a brief biography of Shakespeare. The Dictionary is easy to dip into by word or theme (love, greed, disease, war etc) or by play, and the indexes allow readers to track down a half-remembered quote easily.


An ideal companion for all students, teachers or performers of Shakespeare, this Dictionary is a useful and entertaining reference work.



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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781408143773
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
Publication date: 07/17/2014
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 408
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Jane Armstrong is a freelance writer and copy editor.
William Shakespeare (1564-1616) was an English dramatist, poet, and actor, generally regarded as the greatest playwright of all time.
Jane Armstrong was born and brought up in North London. Her first encounter with Shakespeare was through music, at an early performance of Benjamin Britten's opera A Midsummer Night's Dream. She has worked on the Arden Shakespeare for a number of years, as copy-editor, and later as editorial series manager and commissioning editor. She is the editor of The Arden Dictionary of Shakespeare Quotations.

Date of Death:

2018

Place of Birth:

Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom

Place of Death:

Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom

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