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The Resource Shakespeare, Sex, and Love

Shakespeare, Sex, and Love

Label
Shakespeare, Sex, and Love
Title
Shakespeare, Sex, and Love
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How does Shakespeare's treatment of human sexuality relate to the sexual conventions and language of his times? Pre-eminent Shakespearean critic Stanley Wells draws on historical and anecdotal sources to present an illuminating account of sexual behaviour in Shakespeare's time, particularly in Stratford-upon-Avon and London. He demonstrates what we know or can deduce of the sex lives of Shakespeare and members of his family. He also provides a fascinating account of depictions ofsexuality in the poetry of the period and suggests that at the time Shakespeare was writing most of his non-dramatic
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Wells, Stanley
Dewey number
822.33
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR3069.S45W46 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Gender identity in literature
  • Homosexuality in literature
  • Interpersonal relations in literature
  • Love in literature
  • Sex in literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • Sex
  • Sex
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Gender identity in literature
  • Homosexuality in literature
  • Interpersonal relations in literature
  • Love in literature
  • Sex
  • Sex in literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • England
Label
Shakespeare, Sex, and Love
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; List of Illustrations; Introduction; PART I: LIFE AND TIMES; 1. Sexuality in Shakespeare's Time; 2. Sex and Poetry in Shakespeare's Time; 3. Shakespeare and Sex; PART II: PLAYS AND POEMS; 4. The Fun of Sex; 5. Sexual Desire; 6. Sex and Love in Romeo and Juliet; 7. Sexual Jealousy; 8. Sex and Experience; 9. Whores and Saints; 10. Just Good Friends?; Conclusion; Notes; Further Reading; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Control code
609859797
Extent
1 online resource (295 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191574511
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609859797
Label
Shakespeare, Sex, and Love
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; List of Illustrations; Introduction; PART I: LIFE AND TIMES; 1. Sexuality in Shakespeare's Time; 2. Sex and Poetry in Shakespeare's Time; 3. Shakespeare and Sex; PART II: PLAYS AND POEMS; 4. The Fun of Sex; 5. Sexual Desire; 6. Sex and Love in Romeo and Juliet; 7. Sexual Jealousy; 8. Sex and Experience; 9. Whores and Saints; 10. Just Good Friends?; Conclusion; Notes; Further Reading; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Control code
609859797
Extent
1 online resource (295 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191574511
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609859797

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