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The king and the adulteress : a psychoanalytical and literary reinterpretation of Madame Bovary and King Lear

Author: Roberto Speziale-Bagliacca
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a psychoanalytic study of "Madame Bovary" and "King Lear" that produces an understanding of these works.

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Named Person: Gustave Flaubert; William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Roberto Speziale-Bagliacca
ISBN: 0822320754 9780822320753 0822320894 9780822320890
OCLC Number: 752113081
Notes: "A revised edition of Crescere corvi: psicoanalisi di Madame Bovary e Re Lear."
Description: xiv, 162 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / Frank Kermode viiPreface xiAcknowledgments xvCharbovari: An Essay on Madame Bovary 1Not Merely an Imbecile 1But He Is Fast Asleep! 13The Art of Irritating 18How to Avoid Gangrene 26Blindness 39A Matter of Fate 46A Wholly Fictitious Story 54Les Imbeciles! 59Insatiability 64Justin and Justine 67Oedipus and Orestes 72The Barbarous Scythian: An Essay on King Lear 81Neither Letters nor Words 81Commonplaces 82Cordelia the Favorite 84The Fool and Melancholy 93The Fool's Techniques 98The Coxcomb 101The Barbarous Scythian 106The Egg and the Two Crowns 108Noble Kent 112Dissonance 122The Two Monsters of Ingratitute 124Text or Performance? 129The Bastard 133Notes 137Index 159
Other Titles: Crescere corvi.
Responsibility: Roberto Speziale-Bagliacca ; foreword by Frank Kermode ; translated by Aina Pavolini Taylor ; edited by Colin Rice.

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"A remarkable study of King Lear . . . an extremely interesting and, I think, tenable thesis . . . at least as tenable as Ernest Jones's study of Hamlet's oedipal fixation."-Anthony Burgess "I was Read more...

 
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