The Artistic Links Between William Shakespeare and Sir Thomas More: Radically Different Richards

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Palgrave Macmillan US, Sep 26, 2011 - Literary Criticism - 304 pages
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The Halletts' investigation differs from anything that has been written about the relationship between Thomas More and William Shakespeare in that it approaches the subject from a dramaturgical point of view. This book defines, in specific terms, what Shakespeare learned from his study of More's History  and how he learned it. 

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About the author (2011)

Charles A. Hallett is Emeritus Professor of English at Fordham University and a Visiting Scholar at Dartmouth College.  He is the author of Middleton’s Cynics: The Moral Psychology of the Mediocre Mind and his essays on Shakespeare, Jonson, Middleton, Wycherley, and Ibsen have appeared in journals such as Shakespeare Quarterly, Shakespeare Bulletin, Studies in Philology, JEGP, Comparative Drama, and Philosophical Quarterly. 

Elaine S. Hallett is a former editor of Theatre Arts Books and her reviews and essays have appeared in the New Oxford Review

Charles A. Hallett and Elaine S. Hallett are the co-authors of The Revenger’s Madness: A Study of Revenge Tragedy Motifs and Analyzing Shakespeare’s Action: Scene Versus Sequence.

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