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              Books by Richard Dutton

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              By Sidney, Sir Philip; Edited by Dutton, Richard

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              Sir Philip Sydney was born in 1534 and by the time of his death only 32 years later had come to exemplify the ideal courtier. This collection of his writings is the ideal window into the mind and work of this essayist, poet, diplomat, and favorite.

              ISBN 9780415942324
              Released NZ 1 Sep 2002
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Rudyard Kipling: A Literary Life
                

              Rudyard Kipling: A Literary Life (Hardback, New title)

              By Mallett, Phillip; Volume editor Dutton, Richard

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              This is a study of the forces and influences that shaped Kipling's work, including his unusual family background, his role as the laureate of empire and the deaths of two of his children, and of his complex relations with a literary world that first embraced and then rejected him....
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              ISBN 9780333557204
              Released NZ 24 Jun 2003
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Literary Lives
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              A Companion to Shakespeare's Works, Volume III: The Comedies

              A Companion to Shakespeare's Works, Volume III: The Comedies (Paperback, New title)

              Edited by Dutton, Richard; Howard, Jean E.

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              A companion to Shakespeare's comedies, this volume contains essays on his various comedies from The Two Gentlemen of Verona to Twelfth Night . It also features 12 essays on such topics as the humoral body in Shakespearean comedy, Shakespeare's comedies on film, Shakespeare's cros...s-dressing comedies, and the geographies of Shakespearean comedy.
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              ISBN 9781405136075
              Released NZ 2 Jul 2005
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture
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              A Companion to Shakespeare's Works, Volume II: The Histories

              A Companion to Shakespeare's Works, Volume II: The Histories (Paperback)

              Edited by Dutton, Richard; Howard, Jean E.

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              Contains original essays on history play from Henry VI to Henry V . This book also includes fourteen additional articles on such topics as censorship in Shakespeare's histories, the relation of Shakespeare's plays to other dramatic histories of the period, Shakespeare's histories... on film, and the homo-erotics of Shakespeare's history plays.
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              ISBN 9781405136068
              Released NZ 2 Jul 2005
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture
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              New Historicism and Renaissance Drama
               

              New Historicism and Renaissance Drama (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Wilson, Richard; Dutton, Richard

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              The outlines of contemporary critical theory are now often taught as a standard feature of a degree in literary studies. This text aims to explore the theoretical issues and conflicts embodied in the essays selected and locates areas of disagreement between positions.

              ISBN 9780582045545
              Released NZ 13 Apr 1992
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Longman Critical Readers
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              A Companion to Shakespeare's Works, Volume IV: The Poems, Problem Comedies, Late Plays

              A Companion to Shakespeare's Works, Volume IV: The Poems, Problem Comedies, Late Plays (Paperback)

              Edited by Dutton, Richard; Howard, Jean E.

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              Contains essays on Troilus and Cressida , Measure for Measure , All's Well That Ends Well , and Venus and Adonis . This book also contains essays on The Rape of Lucrece , and The Sonnets , as well as Pericles, The Winter's Tale , Cymbeline , The Tempest , Henry VIII , and The Two... Noble Kinsmen .
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              ISBN 9781405136082
              Released NZ 2 Jul 2005
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture
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              William Shakespeare: A Literary Life
                

              William Shakespeare: A Literary Life (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Dutton, Richard

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              All the roles in Shakespeare's plays were acted by men, yet he wrote strong roles for women from Lady Macbeth to Rosalind. So was Shakespeare a feminist before his time? This study examines how these and other issues have maintained the playwright's influence throughout history.

              ISBN 9780333665480
              Released NZ 8 Mar 1996
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Literary Lives
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              John Keats: A Literary Life
                

              John Keats: A Literary Life (Hardback)

              By White, R.; Edited by Dutton, Richard

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              At the heart of this 'Literary Life' are fresh interpretations of Keats's most loved poems, alongside other neglected but rich poems. The readings are placed in the context of his letters to family and friends, his medical training, radical politics of the time, his love for Fann...y Brawne, his coterie of literary figures and his tragic early death.
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              ISBN 9780230572638
              Released NZ 26 May 2010
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
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              Series Literary Lives
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              Bram Stoker: A Literary Life
                

              Bram Stoker: A Literary Life (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 1st ed. 2007)

              By Hopkins, L.; Edited by Dutton, Richard

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              This book charts the major events of Stoker's life, including friendships with many of the major figures of the age and as manager of Henry Irving's Lyceum, with his literary career. It offers critical evaluation of Dracula and of Stoker's lesser-known works, yielding much intere...st when reinserted into their original cultural contexts.
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              ISBN 9781349523597
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2007
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
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              Series Literary Lives
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              Percy Bysshe Shelley: A Literary Life
                

              Percy Bysshe Shelley: A Literary Life (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By O'Neill, Michael; Edited by Dutton, Richard

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              In this account of Shelley's literary career from his earliest published work to his last unfinished masterpiece, the author draws on recent research about the poet and his age. It includes a discussion of Shelley's social background, politics and response to rationalism.

              ISBN 9780333447055
              Released NZ 24 Oct 1989
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Literary Lives
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