Chapter 6. Reading Shakespeare's Tragedies of Love: Romeo and Juliet, Othello, and Antony and Cleopatra in Early Modern England

  1. Richard Dutton and
  2. Jean E. Howard
  1. Sasha Roberts

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996539.ch7

A Companion to Shakespeare's Works, Volume 1: The Tragedies

A Companion to Shakespeare's Works, Volume 1: The Tragedies

How to Cite

Roberts, S. (2005) Reading Shakespeare's Tragedies of Love: Romeo and Juliet, Othello, and Antony and Cleopatra in Early Modern England, in A Companion to Shakespeare's Works, Volume 1: The Tragedies (eds R. Dutton and J. E. Howard), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996539.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631226321

Online ISBN: 9780470996539

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Keywords:

  • drama;
  • theology;
  • juliet;
  • romantic fidelity;
  • desdemona

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Early Modern Responses to Romeo and Juliet, Othello, and Antony and Cleopatra

  • Commonplacing Shakespeare's Tragedies of Love