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Natural Perspective
By Northrop Frye

A Natural Perspective

The Development of Shakespearean Comedy and Romance

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Natural Perspective by Northrop Frye

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In A Natural Perspective, distinguished critic Northrop Frye maintains that Shakespeare's comedy is widely misunderstood and underestimated, and that the four romances - Pericles, Cymbeline, The Winter's Tale, and The Tempest - are the inevitable culmination of the poet's career. Rather than comment only on individual plays, Frye treats the comedies as a group unified by recurrent structures, devices, and images: the storm at sea, the identical twins, the heroine disguised as a boy, the retreat into the forest, the heroine with a mysterious father.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780231082716
ISBN-10: 0231082711
Format: Paperback
(206mm x 141mm x 16mm)
Pages: 159
Imprint: Columbia University Press
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publish Date: 12-May-1995
Country of Publication: United States

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