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Routledge Library Editions: Film and Literature

Reissuing works originally published between 1968 and 1993, Routledge Library Editions: Film and Literature offers a selection of scholarship covering the crossover of novels and the movies. Volumes on Shakespearean and Greek Tragedy films among others round this out to be an interesting compact collection of previously out-of-print works.

  • Shakespearean Films/Shakespearean Directors

    1st Edition

    By Peter S. Donaldson

    Originally published in 1990, this book brought a new rigor and subtlety to the interpretation of film adaptations of Shakespeare. Drawing on traditional literary analysis, psychoanalysis, and current film theory about gender and subjectivity, the author combines close readings of seven films with…

    Paperback – 2016-05-20
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    Routledge Library Editions: Film and Literature

  • Novel Images

    Literature in Performance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Reynolds

    Written specifically with the student in mind and focusing on a number of well-known texts, including Les Liaisons Dangereuses, Nicholas Nickleby, Nice Work and The Color Purple, the contributions in this book demonstrate how we can look critically at literary adaptations and learn to distinguish…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
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    Routledge Library Editions: Film and Literature

  • Shakespeare on Silent Film

    A Strange Eventful History, 1st Edition

    By Robert Hamilton Ball

    In 1899, when film projection was barely three years old, Herbert Beerbohm Tree was filmed as King John. In his highly entertaining history, Robert Hamilton Ball traces in detail the fate of Shakespeare on silent films from Tree’s first effort until the establishment of sound in 1929. The silent…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
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    Routledge Library Editions: Film and Literature

  • Greek Tragedy into Film

    1st Edition

    By Kenneth MacKinnon

    If Greek tragedy is sometimes regarded as a form long dead and buried, both theatre producers and film directors seem slow to accept its interment. Originally published in 1986, this book reflects the renewed interest in questions of staging the Greek plays, to give a comprehensive account and…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
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    Routledge Library Editions: Film and Literature

  • Filming Literature

    The Art of Screen Adaptation, 1st Edition

    By Neil Sinyard

    This is a comprehensive survey of the relationship between film and literature. It looks at the cinematic adaptations of such literary masters as Shakespeare, Henry James, Joseph Conrad and D.H. Lawrence, and considers the contribution to the cinema made by important literary figures as Harold…

    Paperback – 2015-11-26
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    Routledge Library Editions: Film and Literature

  • Routledge Library Editions: Film and Literature

    1st Edition

    By Various

    Reissuing works originally published between 1968 and 1993, Routledge Library Editions: Film and Literature offers a selection of scholarship covering the crossover of novels and the movies. Volumes on Shakespearean and Greek Tragedy films among others round this out to be an interesting compact…

    Hardback – 2013-04-18
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    Routledge Library Editions: Film and Literature