Bluestone, Max, and Rabkin, Norman, eds. Shakespeare's Contemporaries: Modern Studies in English Renaissance Drama. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall Inc., 1970, 411 p.
Presents selected essays focusing on important Elizabethan and Jacobean dramatists.
Braunmuller, A. R., and Bulman, J. C, eds. Comedy from Shakespeare to Sheridan: Change and Continuity in the English and European Dramatic Tradition. Newark: University of Delaware Press, 1986, 290 p.
Offers an overview of the comic tradition and comic form. Includes essays on Stuart and Caroline comedy, discussing the works of Jonson,...
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