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Hamlet in Purgatory (Expanded Edition)

Label
Hamlet in Purgatory (Expanded Edition)
Title
Hamlet in Purgatory (Expanded Edition)
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Hamlet in Purgatory, renowned literary scholar Stephen Greenblatt delves into his longtime fascination with the ghost of Hamlet's father, and his daring and ultimately gratifying journey takes him through surprising intellectual territory. It yields an extraordinary account of the rise and fall of Purgatory as both a belief and a lucrative institution--as well as a capacious new reading of the power of Hamlet. In the mid-sixteenth century, English authorities abruptly changed the relationship between the living and dead. Declaring that Purgatory was a false ""poem, ""
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
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Greenblatt, Stephen
Dewey number
822.33
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR2807 .G69 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Shakespeare, William
  • Purgatory in literature
  • Christianity and literature
  • Christianity and literature
  • English drama (Tragedy)
  • Voyages to the otherworld in literature
  • Religion in literature
  • Ghosts in literature
  • Tragedy
  • Christianity and literature
  • Ghosts in literature
  • Purgatory in literature
  • Religion in literature
  • Tragedy
  • Voyages to the otherworld in literature
  • England
Label
Hamlet in Purgatory (Expanded Edition)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; CONTENTS; LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; PREFACE; PROLOGUE; CHAPTER ONE: A Poet's Fable; CHAPTER TWO: Imagining Purgatory; CHAPTER THREE: The Rights of Memory; CHAPTER FOUR: Staging Ghosts; CHAPTER FIVE: Remember Me; EPILOGUE; NOTES; INDEX
Control code
857965860
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299852372
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
516488
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)857965860
Label
Hamlet in Purgatory (Expanded Edition)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; CONTENTS; LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; PREFACE; PROLOGUE; CHAPTER ONE: A Poet's Fable; CHAPTER TWO: Imagining Purgatory; CHAPTER THREE: The Rights of Memory; CHAPTER FOUR: Staging Ghosts; CHAPTER FIVE: Remember Me; EPILOGUE; NOTES; INDEX
Control code
857965860
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299852372
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
516488
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)857965860

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