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The secret love life of Ophelia

Author: Steven Berkoff
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Hamlet and Ophelia express the infinite variety of their passion in a work which takes the form of an epistolary play in verse. Steven Berkoff's startlingly original drama charts the lovers' story beneath the surface of Shakespeare's play. With a muscularity of language tempered with tenderness, Berkoff's play is shot through with images of courtly love, sexual desire and intimations of future tragedy. The chill of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Named Person: Ophelia, (Fictitious character); Hamlet, (Legendary character); Hamlet, (Legendary character); Ophelia, (Fictitious character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Berkoff
ISBN: 0571209548 9780571209545
OCLC Number: 46808003
Description: 58 p. ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Steven Berkoff.

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This play charts Hamlet and Ophelia's love story beneath the surface of Shakespeare's play. With a muscularity of language tempered with tenderness, Berkoff's play is shot through with images of  Read more...

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