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Shakespeare's Legal Language: A Dictionary

£19.99

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The law is a central theme in many of Shakespeare's plays and every play in the canon makes reference to legality or justice. Indeed, Shakespeare's use of legal language throughout his work shows he was clearly familiar with legal terminology and he shows considerable interest in the capacity of legal language to convey matters of social, moral, and intellectual substance. This encyclopedia-style dictionary explores early modern social life, legal thought, and the interaction of these within Shakespearean drama.

Condition: Covers shelfworn, corner bumped, faded and grubby. Thumbing to foreedges, but pages clean and clear and binding tight.

Item details

Author(s):
Sokol, J.; Sokol, Mary
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8vo
Edition:
2004
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
082647778X
ISBN-13:
9780826477781
Number of pages:
497
Publisher:
Continuum
Title:
Shakespeare's Legal Language: A Dictionary

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The law is a central theme in many of Shakespeare's plays and every play in the canon makes reference to legality or justice. Indeed, Shakespeare's use of legal language throughout his work shows he was clearly familiar with legal terminology and he shows considerable interest in the capacity of legal language to convey matters of social, moral, and intellectual substance. This encyclopedia-style dictionary explores early modern social life, legal thought, and the interaction of these within Shakespearean drama.

Condition: Covers shelfworn, corner bumped, faded and grubby. Thumbing to foreedges, but pages clean and clear and binding tight.

Author(s):
Sokol, J.; Sokol, Mary
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8vo
Edition:
2004
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
082647778X
ISBN-13:
9780826477781
Number of pages:
497
Publisher:
Continuum
Title:
Shakespeare's Legal Language: A Dictionary

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