Volpone

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Manchester University Press, Apr 15, 1999 - Drama - 209 pages
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This Revels Student Edition, with a carefully modernized text, presents new material about Volpone 's debt to the popular Reynard beast epic and Italian commedia dell 'art and discusses its mockery of greed in relation to two Renaissance perversions of the myth of a Golden Age. Referring to famous productions, it pays particular attention to decisions that must be made whenever the play is performed.
  

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I hate Shakespeare. For the whole two years of my literature a-level it was a nightmare. It didn't help that I'd suddenly found myself in this sixth form with kids from private schools, the sort of ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
44
Section 2
80
Section 3
112
Section 4
143
Section 5
171
Section 6
209
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About the author (1999)

Brian Parker is Professor of English at Trinity College and the University of Toronto.

David Bevington is Phyllis Fay Horton Professor in the Humanities at the University of Chicago.

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