Labors Lost

Labors Lost offers a fascinating and wide-ranging account of working women's behind-the-scenes and hitherto unacknowledged contributions to theatrical production in Shakespeare's time.

Labors Lost
Women's Work and the Early Modern English Stage

Natasha Korda

2011 | 360 pages | Cloth $69.95
Literature | Women's/Gender Studies
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Table of Contents

Note on Spelling and Dates

Prologue
Chapter 1. Labors Lost
Chapter 2. Dame Usury
Chapter 3. Froes and Rebatos
Chapter 4. Cries and Oysterwives
Chapter 5. False Wares
Epilogue

Notes
Bibliography
Index
Acknowledgments