Shakespeare's sonnets and poems / edited by Barbara A. Mowat and Paul Werstine.Material type: TextLanguage: English Series: The New Folger Shakespeare Library: Publisher: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2009Edition: Simon & Schuster paperback editionDescription: xix, 684 pages : illustrations ; 22 cmISBN: 0743273281 (paperback); 9780743273282 (paperback)Other title: Sonnets and poemsUniform titles: Works. Selections. 2006. Subject(s): Sonnets, English | Sonnets, English
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At head of title: Folger Shakespeare Library.
Includes bibliographical references (page 649-672) and indexes.
Shakespeare's sonnets. Reading Shakespeare's language: Sonnets -- Shakespeare's sonnets -- An introduction to this text -- Shakespeare's sonnets: Text of the poems with commentary -- Two sonnets from The passionate pilgrim -- Longer notes -- Shakespeare's poems. Reading Shakespeare's language: Venus and Adonis and Lucrece -- An introduction to this text -- Shakespeare's Venus and Adonis -- Venus and Adonis: Text of the poem with commentary -- Longer notes -- Shakespeare's Lucrece -- Lucrece: Text of the poem with commentary -- Longer notes -- Shakespeare's ''Phoenix and turtle'' -- ''Phoenix and turtle'': Text of the poem with commentary -- Longer notes -- Textual notes. Shakespeare's sonnets -- Venus and Adonis -- Lucrece -- Shakespeare's sonnets: Appendix of intertextual material -- Modern perspectives. Shakespeare's sonnets / Lynne Magnusson -- Venus and Adonis and Lucrece / Catherine Belsey -- Further reading. Shakespeare's sonnets -- Shakespeare's poems -- Index of first lines of Shakespeare's sonnets -- Index of illustrations.
This edition of Shakespeare's sonnets and poems includes explanatory notes placed on the page facing each work; an introduction to each work that provides insight and context; introductions to reading Shakespeare's language in the sonnets and the poems; modern perspectives on the sonnets and poems by leading Shakespeare scholars; and illustrations from the Folger Shakespeare Library's holdings of rare books.