The University Library in the United States

Author: Arthur Hamlin

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

ISBN: 9781512802078

Category: Education

Page: 288

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This book is a volume in the Penn Press Anniversary Collection. To mark its 125th anniversary in 2015, the University of Pennsylvania Press rereleased more than 1,100 titles from Penn Press's distinguished backlist from 1899-1999 that had fallen out of print. Spanning an entire century, the Anniversary Collection offers peer-reviewed scholarship in a wide range of subject areas.
International Dictionary of Library Histories

Author: David H. Stam

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1579582443

Category: History

Page: 570

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This volume is a comprehensive collection of critical essays on The Taming of the Shrew, and includes extensive discussions of the play's various printed versions and its theatrical productions. Aspinall has included only those essays that offer the most influential and controversial arguments surrounding the play. The issues discussed include gender, authority, female autonomy and unruliness, courtship and marriage, language and speech, and performance and theatricality.