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Published in (Baltimore, Md.? .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Falstaff.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Louis Cazamian.
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. ;
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20523392M

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  Falstaff is a very old, very fat, superhumanly witty knight and war veteran who is the mentor of Prince Hal (who will become Henry V). Falstaff loves wine and women, and, having seen war, has long since abandoned the creed "dulce et decorum est pro patria mori" (It is sweet and proper to die for one's country (Horace)) › Poetry, Drama & Criticism › Poetry › Genres.   From Harold Bloom, one of the greatest Shakespeare scholars of our time comes “a timely reminder of the power and possibility of words [and] the last love letter to the shaping spirit of Bloom’s imagination” (front page, The New York Times Book Review) and an intimate, wise, deeply compelling portrait of Falstaff—Shakespeare’s greatest enduring and complex comedic characte Book of the Year, Saltire Literary AwardsA CrimeReads Best True Crime Book of the MonthFor fans of Caitlin Doughty, Mary Roach, Kathy Reichs, and CSI shows, a renowned forensic scientist on death and Sue Black is an internationally The book also attends to Falstaff’s motley crew, including Doll Tearsheet, a prostitute; Ancient Pistol, “a street hoodlum”; and Mistress Quickly, the tavern’s malapropism-prone proprietor. Notably, Falstaff is also a nonjudgmental companion to Prince Hal, the son of Henry IV, and Bloom traces their relationship up to Prince Hal’s

  From Harold Bloom, one of the greatest Shakespeare scholars of our time comes “a timely reminder of the power and possibility of words [and] the last love letter to the shaping spirit of Bloom’s imagination” (front page, The New York Times Book Review) and an intimate, wise, deeply compelling portrait of Falstaff—Shakespeare’s greatest enduring and complex comedic ://   Falstaff, ACT 1 Sir John Falstaff, an old fat knight from Windsor, sits in the Garter Inn with his "partner's in crime," Bardolfo and Pistola. As they enjoy their drinks, Dr. Caius interrupts the men and accuses Falstaff of breaking into and robbing his house. Falstaff is able to redirect Dr. Caius' anger and accusations and Dr. Caius soon ://   Hal and Falstaff are drinking buddies; they enjoy wasting time together. Falstaff is a way for Hal to get access to not just the lower classes, but the riffraff of society (thieves, prostitutes A genuinely funny book is one of life's simplest pleasures, but finding the real stand-outs is never as easy. Back in , we asked some leading lights of comedy and literature to nominate the

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