Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Age of Shakespeare - 03 edition

Age of Shakespeare (ISBN10: 0812974336; ISBN13: 9780812974331)
ISBN13: 978-0812974331
ISBN10: 0812974336

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0679642442
ISBN10: 0679642447

Summary: In The Age of Shakespeare, Frank Kermode uses the history and culture of the Elizabethan era to enlighten us about William Shakespeare and his poetry and plays. Opening with the big picture of the religious and dynastic events that defined England in the age of the Tudors, Kermode takes the reader on a tour of Shakespeare's England, vividly portraying London's society, its early capitalism, its court, its bursting population, and its epidemics, as well as its arts--i
ncluding, of course, its theater. Then Kermode focuses on Shakespeare himself and his career, all in the context of the time in which he lived. Kermode reads each play against the backdrop of its probable year of composition, providing new historical insights into Shakspeare's characters, themes, and sources. The result is an important, lasting, and concise companion guide to the works of Shakespeare by one of our most eminent literary scholars.
...show more
Summary: In The Age of Shakespeare, Frank Kermode uses the history and culture of the Elizabethan era to enlighten us about William Shakespeare and his poetry and plays. Opening with the big picture of the religious and dynastic events that defined England in the age of the Tudors, Kermode takes the reader on a tour of Shakespeare's England, vividly portraying London's society, its early capitalism, its court, its bursting population, and its epidemics, as well as its arts--including, of course, its theater. Then Kermode focuses on Shakespeare himself and his career, all in the context of the time in which he lived. Kermode reads each play against the backdrop of its probable year of composition, providing new historical insights into Shakspeare's characters, themes, and sources. The result is an important, lasting, and concise companion guide to the works of Shakespeare by one of our most eminent literary scholars. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 03
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Modern Library
Published: 05/10/2005
International: No



List Price: $14.00
Used $5.46
Used
Save $8.54 (61%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 19 hours and 53 minutes and it ships by Noon CT tomorrow!
New  Currently Sold Out
Rental $9.99
Due back 08/14/2015
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

37 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Age of Shakespeare
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (37)  |  New (10)  |  Like New (4)  |  Very Good (7)  |  Good (12)  |  Acceptable (4)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$5.46
+$3.99 s/h

Very Good
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships Ground DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for $3.99. FREE Ground Shipping over $25! Very good condition (Certified Used). Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$11.65
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Barnes & Noble.com
Various Shipping Locations, USA
Seller Rating: 5
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HippoBooks-DB
Toledo, OH
Seller Rating: 4.49
Our feedback rating says it all: Five star service and fast delivery! We have shipped four million items to happy customers, and have one MILLION unique items ready to ship today!
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HippoBooks-DB
Toledo, OH
Seller Rating: 4.49
Our feedback rating says it all: Five star service and fast delivery! We have shipped four million items to happy customers, and have one MILLION unique items ready to ship today!
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Last Page Books-Dallas
Dallas, TX
Seller Rating: 4.57
2005 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
More Than Words MA
Waltham, MA
Seller Rating: 4.63
Acceptable The book is a readable copy showing signs of wear and the pages are intact. The cover may have some creases or minor tears. The dust jacket (if applicable) may be missing. The book may be ...show more an ex-library book. The book may contain: a publisher remainder mar All orders guaranteed and ship within 24 hours. Your purchase supports More Than Words, a nonprofit job training program for youth, empowering youth to take charge of their lives by taking charge of a business. ...show less
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Yankee Clipper Books
Windsor Locks, CT
Seller Rating: 4.57
Sail the Seas of Value
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Sierra Nevada Books
Reno, NV
Seller Rating: 4.56
Biggest little used bookstore in the world.
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
BridgePointeBooks
CLARKSVILLE, IN
Seller Rating: 4.05
BOOK COVER MAY VARY FROM STOCK PHOTO. Used - Good
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
BridgePointe Books
Clarksville, IN
Seller Rating: 4.4
Good BOOK COVER MAY VARY FROM STOCK PHOTO. Used-Good.
$2.50
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB - North Lamar
Austin, TX
Seller Rating: 4.69
2005 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$2.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Friends of the Phoenix Library
Phoenix, AZ
Seller Rating: 4.63
2005 Paperback Good This is a former library book with library stickers and stamps.
Page:   1     2     3     4     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close