Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Measure for Measure
Foyalty 33

Measure for Measure (Paperback)

£10.95
To Order. Estimated despatch in 1-3 weeks.
Email me when back in stock

Synopsis

Since the rediscovery of Elizabethan stage conditions early this century, admiration for Measure for Measure has steadily risen. It is now a favorite with the critics and has attracted widely different styles of performance. At one extreme the play is seen as a religious allegory, at the other it has been interpreted as a comedy protesting against power and privilege. Brian Gibbons focuses on the unique tragi-comic experience of watching the play, the intensity and excitement offered by its dramatic rhythm, the reversals and surprises that shock the audience even to the end. The introduction describes the play's critical reception and stage history and how these have varied according to prevailing social, moral and religious issues, which were highly sensitive when

Essays & WritingLiterary CriticismEssays & WritingLiterary CriticismLiterary studies: plays & playwrightsShakespeare studies & criticismFiction & PoetryClassic fiction pre 1945Film, TV & DramaTheatrePlays, playscriptsShakespeare playsMusic & DanceSheet MusicSongbooks Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation Publication Date: 01/03/1998 ISBN-13: 9781557832917  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: To Order. Estimated despatch in 1-3 weeks.  

More books by William Shakespeare

More books by Neil Freeman

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

The Battle of the Bard: Shakespeare ...
(Hardback)
MIchael Jensen
 
 
£52.00
 
Shakespeare: Actors and Audiences
(Hardback)
Fiona Banks
 
 
£80.00
 
Shakespeare in the Theatre: Trevor Nunn
(Hardback)
Russell Jackson
 
 
£75.00
 
© W&G Foyle Ltd
Foyles uses cookies to help ensure your experience on our site is the best possible. Click here if you’d like to find out more about the types of cookies we use.
Accept and Close