Guide introduces students to critical writing on Shakespeare s comedies over the last four centuries.
Guides students through four centuries of critical writing on Shakespeare s history plays.
Covers both significant early views and recent critical interventions.
Substantial editorial material links the articles and places them in context.
Annotated suggestions for further reading allow students to investigate further.
Emma Smith is Fellow of Hertford College and Lecturer in English at Oxford University. Her publications include
Thomas Kyd: The Spanish Tragedie (ed. 1998) and
Shakespeare in Production: Henry V (2000).