The labyrinth of Shakespeare"s sonnets an examination of sexual elements in Shakespeare"s language by Green, Martin

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Published by C. Skilton in London .

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  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616,
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Language,
  • Sex in literature

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Statementby Martin Green.
ContributionsShakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
LC ClassificationsPR2848 .G75
The Physical Object
Pagination193 p.
Number of Pages193
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5097069M
ISBN 100284985333
LC Control Number74168885

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p.: illus. ; 22 cm. Subjects. Free download or read online Shakespeares Sonnets pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by William Shakespeare. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

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Certainly if you’re a poet writing in Tudor England, the sonnet is one of many forms that you seek to master to demonstrate your capability as a writer. In the late 16th century, there’d been a fad for sonnet sequences.

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Prynne, has even written a whole book about this one sonnet. In Shakespeare’s sonnets, falling in love can have painful emotional and physical consequences. Sonnets –addressed to the so-called dark lady, express a more overtly erotic and physical love than the sonnets addressed to the young man.

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