A Dictionary of Quotations From Shakespeare
A Topical Guide to Over 3,000 Great Passages From the Plays, Sonnets, and Narrative PoemsBook - 1996
A comprehensive, easy-to-use, and thoroughly enjoyable collection of timeless poetry, proverbs, and sayings from the most quotable author in literary history. Over 3,000 quotations are arranged into over 400 topics, and many entries include information on context, Elizabethan language, Shakespeare's sources, and historical illusions. Extensive cross-referencing; key-word index.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Meridian, 1996, c1992
Characteristics: xiv, 368 p. ; 21 cm