By Richard Dutton,Steven Galbraith
With this quantity, Dutton and Galbraith supply a severe gear that situates The Duchess of Suffolk in old context and indicates a proof for its persisted resonance. They account for the play’s censorship in 1624 via detailing the way it evoked modern parallels to the debatable international coverage of King James I. extra particularly, the editors supply an creation that features a historic assessment of the writer, staging, printing, and reception. dealing with facsimiles of the unique are pages with the up-to-date textual content, entire with annotations to explain language and staging information. This variation of The Duchess of Suffolk may have whatever to provide to early sleek drama students in addition to students of ebook history.
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