The Meaning of Shakespeare, Volume 1

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University of Chicago Press, Apr 24, 1951 - Literary Criticism - 408 pages
In two magnificent and authoritative volumes, Harold C. Goddard takes readers on a tour through the works of William Shakespeare, celebrating his incomparable plays and unsurpassed literary genius.

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Shakespeare Downheartedness:"The Meaning of Shakespeare" by Harold C. Goddard (1st volume) “Art is given us to redeem us. All we are in the habit of asking or expecting of it today is that it should ... Read full review

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Shakespeare Downheartedness:"The Meaning of Shakespeare" by Harold C. Goddard (2nd volume) “'King Lear is a miracle,' wrote a young woman who had just come under its incomparable spell. 'There is ... Read full review

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About the author (1951)

Harold C. Goddard (1878-1950) was the head of the English Department at Swarthmore College from 1909 to 1946.

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