Title Shakespeare's Bawdy: A Literary & Psychological Essay And A Comprehensive Glossary.
Book Condition Softcover. Reading copy.
Edition Reprint Edition. A Dutton Paperback.
Publisher E. P. Dutton, New York: 1960.
Seller ID 29378X1
A thorough examination of the "bawdy" in Shakespeare's works from the literary, psychological and lexicographical standpoints. The first section is an essay with illustrative examples of the non-sexual, sexual, homosexual, general and valedictory references in the plays. The second part is a comprehensive glossary - alphabetically arranged - which cites all the significant and important passages with full definitions and explanations of the terms used by Shakespeare.
(Key Words: Bawdy, William Shakespeare, Literary Criticism, Reference Books, Dctionaries, Elizabethan England, Plays, Theater, Language, English Language, Sex, Homosexuality, Eric Partridge).