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The World of William Shakespeare: Tragedies

Research guide devoted to the work and historical background of William Shakespeare.

Shakespeare's Tragedies

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Criticism on Shakespeare's Tragedies in the HMCPL Catalog

AVL Articles on Shakespeare's Tragedies

Brown, Carolyn E. "Juliet's taming of Romeo." Studies in English Literature, 1500-1900 36.2 (1996): 333+. Literature Resource Center. Web. 25 Mar. 2014.

Cohen, Derek. "The Malignant scapegoats of King Lear." Studies in English Literature, 1500-1900 49.2 (2009): 371+. Literature Resource Center. Web. 25 Mar. 2014.

Croxford, Leslie. "The uses of interpretation in Hamlet." Alif: Journal of Comparative Poetics 24 (2004): 93+. Literature Resource Center. Web. 25 Mar. 2014.

Hunt, Maurice. "Duncan, Macbeth, and the Thane of Cawdor." Studies in the Humanities 28.1-2 (2001): 1+. Literature Resource Center. Web. 25 Mar. 2014.

O'Dair, Sharon. "Social role and the making of identity in Julius Caesar." Studies in English Literature, 1500-1900 33.2 (1993): 289+. Literature Resource Center. Web. 25 Mar. 2014.

Seelig, Sharon Cadman. "'I fetch my life and being from men of royal siege': ghostly paradigms in Othello." George Herbert Journal 22.1-2 (1998): 1+. Literature Resource Center. Web. 25 Mar. 2014.

Symons, Arthur. "An introduction to Antony and Cleopatra." The Works of William Shakespeare. Ed. Henry Irving and Frank A. Marshall. Vol. 6. Blackie & Son, Limited, 1892. 113-124. Rpt. in Shakespearean Criticism. Ed. Mark W. Scott. Vol. 6. Detroit: Gale Research, 1987. Literature Resource Center. Web. 25 Mar. 2014.