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Shakespeare : the invention of the human

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Riverhead paperback edView all editions and formats
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In his magnum opus, Harold Bloom guides readers through each of the Shakespeare's plays, describing--through profiles of such characters as Cleopatra, Hamlet, Falstaff, and Iago--how the Bard invented human personality. A landmark contribution, "Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human" is a book that is certain to be celebrated and read for many years to come. (Plays/Drama).
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Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Bloom
ISBN: 1573221201 9781573221207
OCLC Number: 883981642
Description: xx, 745 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Harold Bloom.

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In his magnum opus, Harold Bloom guides readers through each of the Shakespeare's plays, describing--through profiles of such characters as Cleopatra, Hamlet, Falstaff, and Iago--how the Bard invented human personality. A landmark contribution, "Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human" is a book that is certain to be celebrated and read for many years to come. (Plays/Drama).

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