The Quotable Shakespeare

A Topical Dictionary


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About the Book

The Bard penned 38 plays, 154 sonnets and several other poems. This is a rich collection, thoroughly indexed, of 6,516 extraordinarily apt quotations, arranged under 1,275 topics that cover almost the entire range of human effort and thought, from Ability to Zeal. It is an immense aid to writers, speakers and general readers.
The Topical Index is of key words and ideas. A Character Index is subarranged by topic. And a play/poem Title Index leads to all the quotes gleaned from each.

About the Author(s)

Charles DeLoach is the author of several books on history and religion. He lives in Lake City, Florida.

Bibliographic Details

Compiled by Charles DeLoach
Format: softcover (6 x 9)
Pages: 568
Bibliographic Info: indexes
Copyright Date: 1998 [1988]
pISBN: 978-0-7864-0571-8
eISBN: 978-1-4766-0762-7
Imprint: McFarland

Book Reviews & Awards

“excellent…immediately clear in meaning…highly recommended”—Choice; “unique”—Booklist; “THE Shakespeare quotation dictionary of choice”—Wilson Library Bulletin; “6,516 quotes from Shakespeare…1,275 subjects…useful”—Reference Reviews.