BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS FOR E230 INTRODUCTION TO SHAKESPEARE, CHAPMAN U SPRING 2010 (1/11/10)

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REFERENCE WORKS AND STUDIES

Ackroyd, Peter. Shakespeare: the Biography. Anchor, 2006. ISBN-13: 978-1400075980.

Barton, John. Playing Shakespeare: an Actor's Guide. Methuen Drama, 2009 (1984). ISBN-13: 978-0713687736.

Bate, Jonathan. Soul of the Age: A Biography of the Mind of William Shakespeare. Random House, 2009. ISBN-13: 978-1400062065.

Bertram, Joseph L. Elizabethan Acting. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1979 (reprint).

Bevington, David. This Wide and Universal Theater: Shakespeare in Performance, Then and Now. U Of Chicago Press, 2009. ISBN-13: 978-0226044798.

Bradley, A. C. Shakespearean Tragedy: Lectures on Hamlet, Othello, King Lear, and Macbeth. Penguin, 1991 (1904 original publication). ISBN-13: 978-0140530193.

Campbell, Lily B., ed. The Mirror for Magistrates. Cambridge UP, 1938. ASIN: B0017W6HES.

Chambers, E. K. The Elizabethan Stage. 4 vols. Oxford UP, 2009 (reissue of 1923 edition).

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor. Notes and Lectures upon Shakespeare and Some of the Old Poets and Dramatists: With Other Literary Remains of S. T. Coleridge. Vols 1-2. Adamant Media Corporation, 2004. ISBN-13: 978-1402150043.

Crowl, Samuel. Shakespeare and Film: A Norton Guide. Norton, 2007. ISBN-13: 978-0393927658.

Crystal, Ben and David and Stanley Wells. Shakespeare's Words: A Glossary and Language Companion. Penguin, 2002. ISBN-13: 978-0140291179.

Frye, Northrop. Northrop Frye on Shakespeare. Fitzhenry and Whiteside, 1988. ISBN-13: 978-0889024410.

Garber, Marjorie. Shakespeare After All. Anchor, 2005. ISBN-13: 978-0385722148.

Garber, Marjorie. Shakespeare and Modern Culture. Anchor, 2009. ISBN-13: 978-0307390967.

Goddard, Harold C. The Meaning of Shakespeare. 2 vols. U of Chicago Press, 1967 (1951 original publication). ISBN-10: 0-226-30041-2.

Greenblatt, Stephen. Will in the World: How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare. Norton, 2004. ISBN-13: 978-0393050578.

Gurr, Andrew. Playgoing in Shakespeare's London. 3rd. edition. Cambridge UP, 2004. ISBN-13: 978-0521835602.

Lander, J. R. The Wars of the Roses. Sutton/The History Press, 2007. ISBN-13: 978-0750946124.

Lovejoy, Arthur O. The Great Chain of Being: A Study of the History of an Idea. Harper & Row, 1965. ASIN: B000IOUET0.

Mack, Peter. Elizabethan Rhetoric: Theory and Practice. Cambridge UP, 2005. ISBN-13: 978-0521812924.

McDonald, Russ. The Bedford Companion to Shakespeare. 2nd ed. Bedford/St. Martin's, 2001. ISBN-13: 978-0312248802.

Nuttall, A. D. Shakespeare the Thinker. Yale UP, 2008. ISBN-13: 978-0300136296.

Picard, Liza. Elizabeth's London: Everyday Life in Elizabethan London.. St. Martin's Griffin, 2005. ISBN-13: 978-0312325664.

Secara, Maggie. A Compendium of Common Knowledge, 1558-1603: Elizabethan Commonplaces for Writers, Actors & Re-enactors.. Popinjay Press, 2008. ISBN-13: 978-0981840109.

Shapiro, James. A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare: 1599. Harper Perennial, 2006. ISBN-13: 978-0060088743.

Tillyard, E. M. The Elizabethan World Picture. Vintage, 1959. ISBN-13: 978-0394701622.

Wells, Stanley and Lena Cowen Orlin. Shakespeare: An Oxford Guide. Oxford UP, 2003. ISBN-13: 978-0199245222.

Wells, Stanley. Shakespeare and Co.: Christopher Marlowe, Thomas Dekker, Ben Jonson, Thomas Middleton, John Fletcher and the Other Players in His Story. Pantheon, 2007. ISBN-13: 978-0375424946.