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Shakespeare On The Edge: Border-crossing In The Tragedies And The Henriad
Shakespeare On The Edge Border-crossing In The Tragedies And The Henriad
Author: Lisa Hopkins
When Shakespeare's John of Gaunt refers to England as 'this sceptred isle', he glosses over a fact of which Shakespeare's original audience would have been acutely conscious, which was that England was not an island at all, but had land borders with Scotland and Wales. Together with the narrow channels separating the British mainland from Irelan...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780754637202
ISBN-10: 0754637204
Pages: 154
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Publisher: Ashgate Publishing
Book Type: Hardcover
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