9780300006056-0300006055-The Works of Samuel Johnson, Vols 7-8: Johnson on Shakespeare (The Yale Edition of the Works of Samuel Johnson)

The Works of Samuel Johnson, Vols 7-8: Johnson on Shakespeare (The Yale Edition of the Works of Samuel Johnson)

ISBN-13: 9780300006056
ISBN-10: 0300006055
Edition: Annotated
Author: Johnson, Samuel
Publication date: 1968
Publisher: Yale University Press
Format: Hardcover 1143 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780300006056
ISBN-10: 0300006055
Edition: Annotated
Author: Johnson, Samuel
Publication date: 1968
Publisher: Yale University Press
Format: Hardcover 1143 pages

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Acknowledged authors Johnson, Samuel wrote The Works of Samuel Johnson, Vols 7-8: Johnson on Shakespeare (The Yale Edition of the Works of Samuel Johnson) comprising 1143 pages back in 1968. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0300006055 and 9780300006056. Since then The Works of Samuel Johnson, Vols 7-8: Johnson on Shakespeare (The Yale Edition of the Works of Samuel Johnson) textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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Of special interest in this first accurate and fully annotated text of an important segment of the Johnson canon are the notes of his first and revised editions of Shakespeare, the Preface and General Observations, the Miscellaneous Observations on the Tragedy of Macbeth, the Preface to Mrs. Lennox's Shakespeare Illustrated, and the Proposals for an Edition, Johnson's likes and dislikes in language, imagery, and poetic and dramatic techniques are unmistakably expressed, and, to demonstrate precisely Johnson's comments, pertinent portions of Shakespeare's text are reproduced.Mr. Sherbo is professor of English at Michigan State University; Mr. Bronson is professor of English at the University of California at Berkeley.

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