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Shakespeare, the king's playwright : theater in the Stuart court, 1603-1613  Cover Image Book Book

Shakespeare, the king's playwright theater in the Stuart court, 1603-1613

Kernan, Alvin B. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 0300061811 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xxiii, 230 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, c1995.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Bibliography: p. 211-220.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction : Shakespeare at the Stuart Court -- Art and theater in the service of the Leviathan state -- Blood revenge in Elsinore and in holyrood : Hamlet (Hampton Court, Christmas 1603) -- The king's prerogative and the law : Measure for measure (Whitehall, December 26, 1604) -- The politics of madness and demonism : Macbeth (Hampton Court, August 7, 1606) -- The true king : Lear (Whitehall, Christmas 1606) -- Sex and favor in the court : Antony and Cleopatra (Whitehall, Christmas 1607) -- The military and the court aristocracies : Coriolanus (Whitehall, Christmas 1608) -- The king and the poet : The tempest (Whitehall, Winter 1613) -- Shakespeare's sonnets and patronage art -- What the king saw, what the poet wrote -- Appendix A : Theatrical calendar of the King's Men at court, 1603-14 -- Appendix B : The Great Hall at Christ Church, Oxford, August 1605.
Subject: e-uk-en e-uk---
Shakespeare, William 1564-1616 Stage history To 1625
Shakespeare, William 1564-1616 Stage history England
Great Britain Court and courtiers History 17th century
Authors and patrons England History 17th century
Great Britain History James I, 1603-1625
Theater England History 17th century
James I, King of England 1566-1625
Stuart, House of

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at State Library of Alabama.

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