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Shakespeare Among the Courtesans

 

The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 23.0404  Friday, 5 October 2012

 

From:        Hattie Wilson < This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it >

Date:         October 5, 2012 10:48:46 AM EDT

Subject:     Shakespeare Among the Courtesans

 

New From Ashgate Publishing . . . 

 

Shakespeare Among the Courtesans by Duncan Salkeld

 

Paying special attention to Anglo-Italian cultural and sexual relations during the Renaissance, this study traces the development and decline of the courtesan in English drama. Salkeld draws on original historical materials to explore contradictory dramatic representations of courtesans in a variety of texts ranging from Shakespeare's poems and plays to works by Aretino, Nashe, Dekker and Middleton.

 

http://www.ashgate.com/isbn/9780754663874     

 

WAS £55.00  NOW £44.00

 

Duncan’s book is available for the members of SHAKSPER.net at a special 20% discount! Simply enter the code C12GWR20 in the box marked promotional code at www.ashgate.com/literary

 

We are also offering our UK customers free P&P until 31st December 2012.

 

Hattie Wilson

Marketing Executive

Ashgate Publishing

 

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