The Life and Death of King JohnBook - 2008
Braunmuller offers a wide-ranging critical introduction, which focuses on the play's political relevance in Elizabethan England, its relationship to legal issues of the day, its treatment of women and families, and its overall aesthetic importance in Shakespeare's early career. He also provides a richly detailed stage history, full annotations that are especially sensitive to the play's language and staging, and an ample bibliographical study of the Folio (1623) text. --from publisher description.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Branch Call Number: 822.33 X1 BRAUNMULLER
Characteristics: 303 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.