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Author Monte, Steven, 1967- author.

Title The secret architecture of Shakespeare's sonnets / Steven Monte
Published Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2021]
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Contents Intro -- Acknowledgements -- Note on titles, terminology, and notation -- Introduction: Seeing Things 'Perspectively' -- Chapter 1 Stories in and about Shakespeare's Sonnets -- Chapter 2 The Basic Scheme -- Chapter 3 Poetic Rivalry in Late-Elizabethan England -- Chapter 4 A Triptych for the Third Earl -- Chapter 5 Competing Schemes -- Chapter 6 The Fair-Youth Sonnets, Part 1 -- Chapter 7 The Fair-Youth Sonnets, Part 2 -- Chapter 8 The Mistress Sonnets -- Chapter 9 Complaints of the Heart -- Conclusion: Seeing Things Retrospectively -- Appendices -- Notes -- Bibliography
Individual Sonnets and 'A Lover's Complaint' -- Groups of Sonnets -- Index
Summary This book argues the idea that Shakespeare was deeply engaged with other poets and with pursuing a career as a poet, and that the organisational schemes of the Sonnets have been hiding in plain sight for over four centuries
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Sonnets.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1474481493