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Vol 23 No 1 Jan/Feb 2018

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The Law of Privilege

Edited by: Bankim Thanki
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Shakespearean Tragedy and the Common Law

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ISBN13: 9780820438573
ISBN: 082043857X
Published: July 2000
Publisher: Peter Lang AG
Country of Publication: USA
Format: Hardcover
Price: Out of print

Examines punishment in Shakespeare's tragedies from the perspective of English Renaissance common law cases and theory. Argues that the portrayals are grounded in the reason of common law as embodied by the contemporary jurist Sir Edward Coke, and that his legal rationale is sufficiently different from modern conceptions that Renaissance spectators

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