Antony and Cleopatra | Critical Essay by G. R. Hibbard

This literature criticism consists of approximately 14 pages of analysis & critique of Antony and Cleopatra.
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Critical Essay by G. R. Hibbard

SOURCE: "Feliciter audax: Antony and Cleopatra, I, i, I-24," in Shakespeare's Styles: Essays in Honour of Kenneth Muir, Philip Edwards, Inga-Stina Ewbank, and G.K. Hunter, eds., Cambridge University Press, 1980, pp. 95-109.

In the following excerpt, Hibbard discusses Shakespeare's use of language in Antony and Cleopatra, describing the play's style as "an astonishing union of the hyperbolical with the simple, the downright, and the direct."

              [Enter Demetrius and Philo.]
Philo. Nay, but this dotage of our general's
     O'erflows the measure. Those his goodly
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