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A will to believe : Shakespeare and religion

Author: David Scott Kastan
Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2014.
Series: Oxford Wells Shakespeare lectures.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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'A Will to Believe' is a revised version of Kastan's 2008 'Oxford Wells Shakespeare Lectures', providing a provocative account of the ways in which religion animates Shakespeare's plays.
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Kastan, David Scott.
Will to believe : Shakespeare and religion.
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2014
(DLC) 17764344
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Scott Kastan
ISBN: 9780191004292 0191004294
OCLC Number: 878135871
Description: 1 online resource (168 pages).
Contents: ""Cover""; ""A Will To Believe: Shakespeare and Religion""; ""Copyright""; ""Dedication""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Contents""; ""1: Introduction: A Will to Believe""; ""Notes""; ""2: Shakespeare�s Religion""; ""Notes""; ""3: All Roads Lead to Rome""; ""Notes""; ""4: Conversion and Cosmopolitism""; ""Notes""; ""5: Forgetting Hamlet""; ""Notes""; ""Index""
Series Title: Oxford Wells Shakespeare lectures.
Responsibility: David Scott Kastan.

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