Shakespeare's Sonnets: With Three Hundred Years of Commentary
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2007 - 404 oldal
This is a collection of the scholarship of dozens of commentators who have written about Shakespeare's sonnets over the past 300 years. The text details how the poems work and how they may be interpreted.
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The quatrains certainly have a lighter tone , the couplet a graver one . This has a
very different effect from the tonal changes in Sonnet 2 , which varied back and
forth . Here , the sudden change at the end gives the couplet a more resounding
This sonnet is playful , the wit deriving from the apparent sin of the first twelve
lines being explained away by the reversal of the couplet . It is an elaborate joke ,
the couplet saying , in effect , “ No , I was only kidding . I am not really guilty of the
If the couplet of Sonnet 96 is spurious , the argument is no longer identifiable ; I
find myself pondering its authenticity . Evans comments , the couplet furnishes a
flat , if intelligible , conclusion to a rather flat sonnet . ” Booth says that , in contrast
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Review: Shakespeare's SonnetsFelhasználói ismertető - Toby - Goodreads
Just finished reading these again. I am quite a fan of his sonnets, and the English sonnet is perhaps my favorite form of poetry, after the epic. I think that his poems are very poignant, and that his ... Teljes értékelés elolvasása