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The Resource "And that's true too" : new essays on King Lear, editors, Francois Laroque, Pierre Iselin and Sophie Alatorre, (electronic book)

"And that's true too" : new essays on King Lear, editors, Francois Laroque, Pierre Iselin and Sophie Alatorre, (electronic book)

Label
"And that's true too" : new essays on King Lear
Title
"And that's true too"
Title remainder
new essays on King Lear
Statement of responsibility
editors, Francois Laroque, Pierre Iselin and Sophie Alatorre
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of provocative new essays, mainly by French scholars, on Shakespeare's great tragedy, focuses on linguistic, aesthetic and philosophical issues Other specific attention paid to the dimension of early modern desire, sexuality and gender relations. King Lear is here re-examined in the perspective of Lucrece, Montaigne, Renaissance medicine and anatomy, the grotesque, myth and imagery as well as negative theology. It is hoped that this will serve to update our approaches to this ..
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Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
Dewey number
822.33
LC call number
PR2819.A93 2009
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Laroque, Francois
  • Iselin, Pierre
  • Alatorre, Sophie
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Shakespeare, William
Label
"And that's true too" : new essays on King Lear, editors, Francois Laroque, Pierre Iselin and Sophie Alatorre, (electronic book)
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Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Contents
  • TABLE OF CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; GENERAL INTRODUCTION; INTROÏT; I. LANGUAGE AND STYLE; "CRAFT AND CORRUPT ENDS IN PLAINNESS?" DRAMATIC RHETORIC IN KING LEAR; THE DOUBLE BIND IN KING LEAR; II. MYTHS, MONSTERS AND THE GROTESQUE; "O, RUINED PIECE OF NATURE" (4.6.130) KING LEAR, TRAGEDY OF SUBVERSION?; KING LEAR; "STRANGE THINGS TOWARD" THE DISMEMBERED PERSPECTIVE OF KING LEAR; III. PHILOSOPHY, SATIRE; "YET I AM DOUBTFUL" KNOWLEDGE AND IGNORANCE IN KING LEAR; "CAN YOU MAKE NO USE OF NOTHINGNESS ?"; KING LEAR IN THE LIGHT OF LUCRETIUS; IV. EXILE, SEXUALITY; "STRANGERED WITH OUR OATH" (1.1.205)
  • "THE LUSTY STEALTH OF NATURE" DESIRE AND BASTARDY IN KING LEARKING LEAR AS A VICIOUS CIRCLE; CODA; NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS; SELECTIVE INDEX
Control code
PURCH EBC1080644
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (261 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781443815871
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
"And that's true too" : new essays on King Lear, editors, Francois Laroque, Pierre Iselin and Sophie Alatorre, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Contents
  • TABLE OF CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; GENERAL INTRODUCTION; INTROÏT; I. LANGUAGE AND STYLE; "CRAFT AND CORRUPT ENDS IN PLAINNESS?" DRAMATIC RHETORIC IN KING LEAR; THE DOUBLE BIND IN KING LEAR; II. MYTHS, MONSTERS AND THE GROTESQUE; "O, RUINED PIECE OF NATURE" (4.6.130) KING LEAR, TRAGEDY OF SUBVERSION?; KING LEAR; "STRANGE THINGS TOWARD" THE DISMEMBERED PERSPECTIVE OF KING LEAR; III. PHILOSOPHY, SATIRE; "YET I AM DOUBTFUL" KNOWLEDGE AND IGNORANCE IN KING LEAR; "CAN YOU MAKE NO USE OF NOTHINGNESS ?"; KING LEAR IN THE LIGHT OF LUCRETIUS; IV. EXILE, SEXUALITY; "STRANGERED WITH OUR OATH" (1.1.205)
  • "THE LUSTY STEALTH OF NATURE" DESIRE AND BASTARDY IN KING LEARKING LEAR AS A VICIOUS CIRCLE; CODA; NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS; SELECTIVE INDEX
Control code
PURCH EBC1080644
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (261 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781443815871
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Specific material designation
remote

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