Shakespeare's Charactery: A Book of 'characters' from Shakespeare

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Blackwell, 1966 - 271 pages

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Contents

Grief a Companion 12 Stubborn Sorrow
6
Strange Melancholy i 13 One Unprepared for Death
7
One Misled by Hope
8
One Without Love or Hope
14
Character of True Honour 26 Indifferent Nature
16
Popularity 27 Beastly Life
17
Character of the Mob 28 The Fashion of Promising
18
The ManyHeaded
19
PRINCIPLES AND REFLECTIONS i The Principle of Subordination 2 The Order and Balance of Nature
185
The Nature of Degree
186
Man in Authority
188
s Character of the Shepherds Life
189
Conflict of Pity and Profit 17 Guilt
190
Adolescence 20 Whoremaster Man 31 The Corruption of the Best
196
Life a Mingled Yarn 32 The Nature of Art and of 22 A Character of Mans Ages Life
197
A Character of the Life of
198

Ungrateful Flatterer
22
A KINGS AND GOVERNING
23
A Rebel Bishop
29
Humouring a Humoursome 31 A SelfDependent Spider of
36
Stout Warrior
44
A Modest Young Warrior 16 An AweInspiring Soldier
52
A Popular Hero a
57
COURTIERS
63
B PROFESSIONS AND TRADES
79
b Servants
85
The Fool and his Zanies 4 Dead Jester
91
Carleton A Thankful Remembrance of Gods Mercy
97
A Fair Disloyal Husband 4 Contented Cuckold
105
d Sons and Daughters
113
A Fawning Venomous Dog II A Superserviceable Knave
122
An Aspirant to Greatness 58 A Shrewd Blunt Fellow
140
facing p
144
J MOODS AND SPECIAL CONDITIONS
157
Men Set for War Is Desperate Courage
160
All the Melancholiesand 16 Rash Choler then One II A Man Horrified
161
K418 A Man Distraught
163
K SOCIAL TYPES 1 The Traveller 2 The Refined Traveller
165
An Illiterate 4 Conceited Pedant s Peregrinate Pedant
166
The Ape of Form
167
A Clam 8 A Fashionable Duellist 9 Character of a Quarreler
168
The Needy Outcast
169
Worshipful Society NewHatched Knight and the Traveller
170
Gargantuan Thunderer 13 The Affectation of Gravity
171
A SoberSeeming Man IS A Bragging Jack
172
Antic Youth
173
ABSTRACTIONS AND ALLEGORIES 205 1 The Nature of Death 2 Death the DebtPayer
205
The Nature of Homicide
206
Paradox of Love and Hate s Paradox of Appearance and Reality 6 Character of Commodity
207
Rumour
208
Fashion 9 Fortune
209
Character of Ceremony
210
The Nature of Reputation 12 Jealousy
211
Sleep
212
N SUPERNATURALS 214 I A Monstrous Birth 2 Birth of a Wizard
214
Queen
215
Rogue Goodfellow
216
s Fairy Companion 6 Ghosts and Fairies
217
A Tedious Necromancer
218
Witches 9 The Fiend Flibbertigibbet 10 A Hunters Ghost
219
O WOMEN GENERALLY 220 1 A Flaunting Dame 2 Tigerish Woman
220
A Woman Fearful
221
An Absolute Court Lady s Variable Woman 6 A Virtuous Simple Woman
222
A Woman Infinite a
223
Q THE NATURE AND WAYS OF LOVE AND LOVERS
231
The Contrary Character of 13 A Mere Soldier in Love
243
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250
Wit Beauty and Simplicity 14 Court Sponge
260
The Ardent Wooer Is One Conquered by Love
262
A King Commander
264
An Affectioned Ass 19 The Swaggering Swearer 20 A Devil of a Fellow 21 Another Devil 22 The PseudoMourner
265
A Courtly TellTale
266
The Bastard 26 A Bedlamite a b
268
A Failure Analysed 28 Parasites 29 Flatterers
269
A Gracious Queen
270
A ManMonster 18
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