Prologue to The victims of love and pleasure by Henry Brooke

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Other titlesVictime of love and pleasure.
SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1800
The Physical Object
Pagination[371]-372 p.
Number of Pages372
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Open LibraryOL16885652M

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The prologue is also a sonnet, a popular form of 16th-century love poem that often explored such themes as love in conflict. Shakespeare chooses this poetic form to outline the play's main issues of love and feuding and to present another major theme: how true love ultimately triumphs because the deaths of Romeo and Juliet end the feud between their families.

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The Prologue gives us an episode far into the story’s future, with characters we haven’t even “met” yet, though, I suppose, we are meeting them here before we know why they are important.

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