Bloom's Shakespeare Through the Ages

Bloom's Shakespeare Through the Ages

Henry IV, Part I

Book - 2008
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Publisher: New York : Bloom's Literary Criticism, c2008.
ISBN: 9780791096291
Characteristics: xii, 316 p. ; 25 cm.
Additional Contributors: Bloom, Harold
Heims, Neil
Contents: Series introduction
Volume introduction / Harold Bloom
Biography of William Shakespeare
Summary of Henry IV, Part 1
Key passages in Henry IV, Part 1
List of characters in Henry IV, part 1
Criticism through the ages
Henry IV, Part 1 in the seventeenth century
The Whipping of the Satyre / W.J. 1601
From The Diary / Samuel Pepys 1667
From "Of Dramatick Poesie" / John Dryden 1668
From A Short View of the Immortality and Profaneness of the English Stage / Jeremy Collier 1698
Henry IV, Part 1 in the eighteenth century
From A large Account of the Taste in Poetry, and the Causes of the Degeneracy of It / John Dennis 1702
From The Works of Shakespeare, Collated with the Oldest Copies, and Corrected, with Notes, Exemplary and Critical / William Warburton 1733
From An Essay Towards Fixing the True Standards of Wit, Raillery, Satire, and Ridicule / Corbyn Morris 1741
From Notes on Shakespeare's Plays / Samuel Johnson 1768
From An Essay on the Writings and Genius of Shakespear / Elizabeth Montagu 1769
From Bell's Edition of Shakespeare's Plays / Francis Gentleman 1774
From An Essay on The Dramatic Character of Falstaff / Maurice Morgann 1777
From Essays on Shakespeare's Dramatic Character of Sir John Falstaff, and on His Imitation of Female Characters / William Richardson 1789
Henry IV, Part 1 in the nineteenth century
From Lectures on Dramatic Art and Literature / August Wilhelm Schlegel 1809
From Coleridge's conversations on Shakespeare / Samuel Taylor Coleridge 1810-1811
From "Henry IV" in Characters in Shakespeare's Plays / William Hazlitt 1817
"The Boar's Head Tavern, Eastcheap : A Shakespearian research," from the Sketch Book / Washington Irving 1819
From "Falstaff : a type of epicurean life" in Lectures and Essays / Henry Giles 1850
From Shakespeare : His Life, Art, and Characters / H.N. Hudson 1872
From Shakespeare : A Critical Study of His Mind and Art / Edward Dowden 1875
From The Quintessence of Ibsenism / George Bernard Shaw 1891
Henry IV, Part 1 in the twentieth century
"The rejection of Falstaff," from Oxford Lectures on Poetry / A.C. Bradley 1902
From "Falstaff in Modern Philology / E.e. Stoll 1914
"Henry IV," from Shakespeare / Mark Van Doren 1939
"Henry IV," from The meaning of Shakespeare / Harold C. Goddard 1951
"Falstaff and Mr. Dover Wilson," from The Kenyon Review / William Empson 1953
"Henry IV : Prince Hal and Falstaff," from A New Mimesis : Shakespeare and the Representation of Reality / A.D. Nuttall 1983
"Rebellion and design in Henry IV, Part One," from Time and the ARtist in Shakespeare;s English Histories / John W. Blanpied 1983
"Sublimely ridiculous : the wife of Bath and Falstaff," from The Swan at the Well : Shakespeare Reading Chaucer / E. Talbot Donaldson 1985
"From mixed history to heroic drama : the Henriad," from The Whole Journey : Shakespeare's Power of Development / C.L. Barber and Richard P. Wheeler 1986
"Introduction," from Henry IV, Part 1 (Bloom's Modern Critical Interpretations) / Harold Bloom 1987
Henry IV, Part 1 in the twenty-first century
"Falstaff : subjectivity between the carnival and the aesthetic," from The Modern Language Review / Hugh Grady 2001

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