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Title A companion to Lope de Vega / edited by Alexander Samson and Jonathan Thacker.

Imprint Woodbridge ; Rochester, NY : Tamesis, 2008.


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 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  862.3 V521Dc 2008    ---  Available
Description xiv, 384 p., [4] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm.
Series Coleccion Tamesis. Serie A, Monografias ; 260
Coleccion Tamesis. Serie A, Monografias ; 260.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [329]-368) and index.
Contents Lope's life and work / Alexander Samson and Jonathan Thacker -- Lope's knowledge / Victor Dixon -- Lope de Vega and the theatre in Madrid / Jose Maria Ruano de la Haza -- From stage to page : editorial history and literary promotion in Lope de Vega's Partes de comedias / Alejandro Garcia Reidy -- Imagining Lope's lyric poetry in the 'Soneto primero' of the Rimas / Tyler Fisher -- 'Quien en virtud emplea su ingenio ... ' : Lope de Vega's religious poetry / Arantza Mayo -- Outside in : the subject(s) at play in Las rimas humanas y divinas de Tome de Burguillos / Isabel Torres -- The Arte nuevo de hacer comedias : Lope's dramatic statement / Jonathan Thacker -- Three canonical plays / Alexander Samson and Jonathan Thacker -- Lope de Vega, the chronicle-legend plays and collective memory / Geraldine Coates -- Sacred souls and sinners : abstinence and adaptation in Lope's religious drama / Elaine Canning -- Lope, the comedian / Jonathan Thacker -- Lope de Vega's speaking pictures : tantalizing Titians and forbidden Michelangelos in La quinta de Florencia / Frederick A. De Armas -- Performing sanctity : Lope's use of Teresian iconography in Santa Teresa de Jesus / Barbara Mujica -- Masculinities and honour in Los comendadores de Cordoba / Geraint Evans -- El castigo sin venganza and the ironies of rhetoric / Edward H. Friedman -- Life's pilgrim : el peregrino en su patria / Alexander Samson -- Novelas a Marcia Leonarda / Ali Rizavi -- La Dorotea : a tragicomedy in prose / Xavier Tubau -- Lope as icon / David McGrath -- A modern day Fenix : Lope de Vega's cinematic revivals / Duncan Wheeler -- Lope in translation : opening the closed book / David Johnston -- Translations of titles.
Summary 'A Companion to Lope de Vega' brings together work by leading international scholars on the life and writing of Lope de Vega Carpio, the 'fenix de los ingenious', a 'monstruo de la naturaleza', as he was described by his rival, Miguel de Cervantes.
Subject Vega, Lope de, 1562-1635.
Authors, Spanish -- Classical period, 1500-1700 -- Biography.
Added Author Samson, Alexander.
Thacker, Jonathan.
ISBN 9781855661684 (hbk.)
1855661683 (hbk.)

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