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Author Williams, Gordon, 1935-

Title Shakespeare's sexual language : a glossary / by Gordon Williams.

Publication Info. London ; New York : Continuum, 2006.


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Description 1 online resource (352 pages).
Series Student Shakespeare library
Student Shakespeare library.
Note Originally published as: A glossary of Shakespeare's sexual language. London : Athlone, 1997.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction; Method, Scope, and Conventions of the Glossary; Signs and Abbreviations; Glossary; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z; Select Bibliography.
Summary Shakespeare's use of sexual language, imagery and erotic themes is extensive, varied, and although this is necessarily hard to establish, probably innovative at times. This glossary provides a first-hand guide to Shakespeare's sexual language, some of which is notoriously difficult to unravel and whose roots go back into earlier literature. Compiled by Gordon Williams, author of the authoritative three volume Dictionary of Sexual Language and Imagery in Shakespearean and Stuart Literature, this is a comprehensive but concise reference guide to sexual language and imagery in Shakespeare. Entri.
Note Print version record.
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Language -- Glossaries, etc.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. (OCoLC)fst00029048
English language -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.
English language -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Slang -- Dictionaries.
Erotic literature, English -- Dictionaries.
Figures of speech -- Dictionaries.
Sex in literature -- Dictionaries.
Sex symbolism -- Dictionaries.
Sex -- Dictionaries.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
DRAMA -- Shakespeare.
English language -- Early modern. (OCoLC)fst01710954
English language -- Early modern -- Slang. (OCoLC)fst01711241
English language -- Slang. (OCoLC)fst00911645
Erotic literature, English. (OCoLC)fst00914815
Figures of speech. (OCoLC)fst00924108
Language and languages. (OCoLC)fst00992154
Sex. (OCoLC)fst01114160
Sex in literature. (OCoLC)fst01114464
Sex symbolism. (OCoLC)fst01114661
Chronological Term 1500 - 1700
Genre/Form Dictionaries. (OCoLC)fst01423826
Glossaries, vocabularies, etc. (OCoLC)fst01423786
Added Title Glossary of Shakespeare's sexual language
Other Form: Print version: Williams, Gordon, 1935- Glossary of Shakespeare's sexual language. Shakespeare's sexual language. London ; New York : Continuum, 2006 0826491340 9780826491343 (OCoLC)77540384
ISBN 9781847144553 (electronic bk.)
1847144551 (electronic bk.)
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