Skip to main content

IDS 101 - Burke - Fall 2012 - Shakespeare: Reference Books

Dictionaries

Dictionary of Shakespeare, http://archway.searchmobius.org/record=b1321017~S4

Shakepspeare's Bawdy by famous lexicographer, Eric Partridge, http://archway.searchmobius.org/record=b1381464~S4

Shakespeare's Non-Standard English, http://archway.searchmobius.org/record=b1515176~S4

Concordance

So, you're trying to find that elusive quote, trying to prove or disprove Shakespeare used the word "computer" look in

The Harvard Concordance to Shakespeare, http://archway.searchmobius.org/record=b1177989~S4

BTW, he didn't...

Encyclopedias

Cambridge Shakespeare Library, http://archway.searchmobius.org/record=b1402591~S4 - in three volumes

  • I Shakespeare's Times, Texts and Stages
  • II Shakespeare Criticism
  • III Shakespeare Preformance

British Writers, http://archway.searchmobius.org/record=b1322181~S4

Handbook

Oxford Companion to Shakespeare - brief entries about every possible aspect

http://archway.searchmobius.org/record=b1337962~S4

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000