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By Nathalie Vienne-Guerrin

ISBN-10: 0826498337

ISBN-13: 9780826498335

Why are convinced phrases used as insults in Shakespeare's global and what do those phrases do and say? Shakespeare's performs abound with insults which are extra usually purely pointed out than completely studied, citation triumphing over exploration. the aim of this richly unique dictionary is to head past the skin of those phrases and to analyse why and how phrases develop into insults in Shakespeare's global. it truly is a useful source and reference advisor for a person grappling with the complexities and rewards of Shakespeare's artistic use of language within the realm of insult and verbal sparring.

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