TITLE

'Canst paint a doleful cry?': Promotion and Performance in the Spanish Tragedy Title-Page Illustration

AUTHOR(S)
Jakacki, Diane K.
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Early Theatre;2010, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the illustration of the modern English book and its comparison to theatrical production of "The Spanish Tragedy." It mentions the preconceptions of the book illustration, in which the terms in modern English that were used on the book do not relate with the actual representation of the play. It states the issues concerning the strength of the book illustration, in which it fails to agree with the play in the modern English marketplace.
ACCESSION #
52259447

 

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