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A Complete & Systematic Concordance to the Works of Shakespeare
Call Number: UCF Main Library Reference -- PR2892.S6
"The first three volumes contain concordances to the individual plays, to the characters, tot the poems (singly and together), and to the complete works.... The last three volumes contain a concordance to the complete works with cumulative statistical information, a context for each word, an index of all the words arranged according to frequency of occurrence, and a complete list of homographs."
v. 1. Drama and character concordances to the folio comedies -- v. 2. Drama and character concordances to the folio histories; Concordances to the non-dramatic works -- v. 3. Drama and character concordances to the folio tragedies; and Pericles, The two noble kinsmen, Sir Thomas More -- v. 4. A concordance to the Complete works, A-HILDING -- v. 5. A concordance to the Complete works, HILDING-SEVERING -- v. 6. A concordance to the Complete works, SEVERITY-ZWAGGER'D, and Appendices
Call Number: UCF Main Library Reference -- CB361.C27 2003
"This dictionary provides rich detail on all aspects of the Renaissance in 14th to 17th century Europe. It includes comprehensive coverage of the art, literature, science, culture, philosophy, religion, economics, history, and conflict of the period."
"The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is widely regarded as the accepted authority on the English language. It is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words— past and present—from across the English-speaking world."
The 20-volume print set is available in the Main Library Reference -- PE1625.M7 1989.
The Quotable Shakespeare: A Topical Dictionary
Call Number: UCF Main Library Reference -- PR2892.D37 1988
The Reader's Encyclopedia of Shakespeare
Call Number: UCF Main Library Reference -- PR2892.C3
Shakespeare A to Z by Charles Boyce
Call Number: UCF Main Library Reference -- PR2892.B69 1990
Shakespeare A-to-Z comprises almost 3,000 al phabetical entries making this volume the most comprehensive resource on Shakespeare and his world. '
Shakespeare for Students
Call Number: UCF Main Library Reference -- PR2987.S47 1992
The mountain of Shakespearean criticism is often more intimidating to students than Shakespeare's plays themselves. This volume attempts to address this problem with a single, accessible volume of criticism to the playwright's eight most popularly studied plays in secondary schools and undergraduate curriculums - Macbeth, Hamlet, Julius Caesar, Romeo and Juliet, As You Like It, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Othello, and The Merchant of Venice.
Rife with arcane references, unfamiliar expressions, and words of his own invention, Shakespeare's texts can intimidate even the most learned reader. ""Shakespeare's Language, Second Edition"" is a comprehensive and straightforward guide to the ornate and sometimes bewildering language that may be unfamiliar to today's readers of Shakespeare's plays and poetry.
Who's Who in Shakespeare
Call Number: UCF Main Library Reference -- PR2989.Q4
Who's Who in Shakespeare's England
Call Number: UCF Main Library Reference -- DA317.W49
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