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Will in the world : how Shakespeare became Shakespeare

Author: Stephen Greenblatt
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Book club ed.]View all editions and formats
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A portrait of Elizabethan England and how it contributed to the making of William Shakespeare discusses how he moved to London lacking money, connections, and a formal education and rose to became his age's foremost playwright.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Dictionaries
History
Biography Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Greenblatt
ISBN: 9780965931182 0965931188
OCLC Number: 1000415360
Description: 430 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Contents: Primal scenes --
The dream of restoration --
The great fear --
Wooing, wedding, and repenting --
Crossing the bridge --
Life in the suburbs --
Shakescene --
Master-mistress --
Laughter at the scaffold --
Speaking with the dead --
Bewitching the king --
The triumph of the everyday.
Responsibility: Stephen Greenblatt.

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A portrait of Elizabethan England and how it contributed to the making of William Shakespeare discusses how he moved to London lacking money, connections, and a formal education and rose to became his age's foremost playwright.

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