The origins of Shakespeare

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Clarendon Press, Jan 6, 1977 - Literary Criticism - 290 pages
Examines Shakespeare's uses of cultural factors and trends of early Tudor England and demonstrates the involvement of Henry VI, Richard III, and King John in the life of their time

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Contents

A Tudor Genius
3
Shakespeare and the Mystery Cycles
31
Tragic Passion 8 5
85
Copyright

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About the author (1977)

Emrys Jones is Goldsmiths' Professor of English Literature at the University of Oxford, and a Fellow of New College. His publications include 'Scenic Form in Shakespeare' (1971) and 'The Origins of Shakespeare' (1977).

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