Shakespeare's words : a glossary and language companion

Crystal, David, 1941-

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  • Creator David Crystal, Ben Crystal ; with a preface by Stanley Wells
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication London : Penguin, 2004.
  • Physical Details
    • xxiv, 650 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 0140291172, 9780140291179
  • OCLC ocm58422550

Restrictions

  • Available for distribution in: CANADA, USA, UNITED KINGDOM, SOUTH AFRICA.

Summary

  • This work helps to decipher Shakespeare's words and phrases, especially those frequently misunderstood by, or incomprehensible to, the modern reader.

Notes

  • Originally published: 2002.
  • "First published 2002. Published in paperback in the United States of America 2002. This edition first published in the United Kingdom 2004"--Title page verso.

Contents

  • Shakespearian Circles, Synopses, and Dramatis Personae 511 -- Text Chronology 592 -- List of Characters' Names 593
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