Characters of Shakespeare's Plays

by William Hazlitt

Publisher: True North

Publication Date: November 08, 2014

ISBN: 1230000278944

Binding: Kobo eBook

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Characters of Shakespear's Plays is an 1817 book of criticism of Shakespeare's plays, written by early nineteenth century English essayist and literary critic William Hazlitt. Composed in reaction to the neoclassical approach to Shakespeare's plays typified by Dr. Johnson, it was among the first English-language studies of Shakespeare's plays to follow the manner of German critic A. W. Schlegel