Barber, Charles Laurence
BARBER, Charles Laurence
BARBER, Charles Laurence. British, b. 1915. Genres: Language/ Linguistics, Literary criticism and history. Career: Lecturer in English, University of Gothenburg, 1947-56; Lecturer, 1959-62, Sr. Lecturer, 1962- 69, and Reader in English Language and Literature, 1969-80, University of Leeds. Publications: The Idea of Honour in the English Drama 1591-1700, 1957; The Story of Language, 1964; Linguistic Change in Present-Day English, 1964; Early Modern English, 1976; Shakespeare's Henry V, 1980; Shakespeare's Richard III, 1980; Shakespeare's As You Like It, 1981; Poetry in English, 1983; The Theme of Honour's Tongue, 1985; Shakespeare's Richard II, 1987; The English Language; a Historical Introduction, 1993. EDITOR: Hamlet, 1964; A Trick to Catch the Old One, by Middleton, 1969; Women Beware Women, by Middleton, 1969; A Chaste Maid in Cheapside, by Middleton, 1969. Died 2000.