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Oxford illustrated Shakespeare dictionary

David Crystal

Oxford illustrated Shakespeare dictionary

by David Crystal

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    Subjects:
  • Glossaries,
  • Picture dictionaries,
  • Dictionaries,
  • Language,
  • English language

  • About the Edition

    The Oxford Illustrated Shakespeare Dictionary is the first of its kind, a brand new illustrated alphabetical dictionary of all the words and meanings students of Shakespeare need to know. Every word has an example sentence selected from the twelve most studied plays including Macbeth, Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, A Midsummer Night"s Dream, and Henry V. Usage notes and theatre notes provide additional background to Shakespearean times and the performance of his plays. Further support is provided by language panels on select topics like the humours, swearing, and stage directions, and full-colour illustrated thematic spreads on special feature topics from clothes and armour to music and recreation. The dictionary is easy to use with its clear signposting, accessible design, and expertly levelled contemporary look and feel. It is the perfect support for a full understanding of Shakespeare, created by renowned authors Professor David Crystal and actor Ben Crystal, a father and son team who combine for the first time the academic and the theatre, bringing together language, literature, and lexicography in this unique Shakespeare dictionary of global appeal.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDavid & Ben Crystal ; illustrated by Kate Bellamy
    ContributionsCrystal, Ben, author, Bellamy, Kate, illustrator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR2892 .C79 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination352 pages
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27182971M
    ISBN 100192737503
    ISBN 109780192737502
    OCLC/WorldCa892895264

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    The Oxford Illustrated Shakespeare Dictionary is the first of its kind, a brand new illustrated alphabetical dictionary of all the words and meanings students of Shakespeare need to know. Every Great book, indispensable for any Shakespeare reader. Entertaining as .   Luckily, Oxford University Press knows there's people like me an has produced an Illustrated Shakespeare Dictionary. The book is divided out like a normal dictionary with alphabetical sections. There are then + entries of different Shakespearean words, their meanings, and a quote and reference on what play the particular entry can be found in.

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