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Book/Printed Material Emotional excess on the Shakespearean stage : passion's slaves

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Title

  • Emotional excess on the Shakespearean stage : passion's slaves

Names

  • Escolme, Bridget, 1964- author

Created / Published

  • London ; New York : Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2014.
  • ©2014

Contents

  • "A brain that leads my use of anger": choler and the politics of spatial production -- "Do you mock old age, you rogues" : excessive laughter, cruelty and compassion -- "Give me excess of it": love, virtue and excessive pleasure in All's well that ends well and Antony and Cleopatra -- Stop your sobbing: grief, melancholy and moderation -- Conclusion: emotional agendas.

Headings

  • -  Shakespeare, William,--1564-1616--Stage history
  • -  Emotions in literature
  • -  English drama--Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600--History and criticism
  • -  Theater--England--History--16th century
  • -  Theater--England--History--17th century

Notes

  • -  Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-294) and index.
  • -  Description based on print version record; resource not viewed.

Medium

  • 1 electronic resource (xxxix, 302 pages )

Call Number/Physical Location

  • PR658.E57

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Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2020719398

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  • Unrestricted online access

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  • pdf

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Chicago citation style:

Escolme, Bridget, Author. Emotional excess on the Shakespearean stage: passion's slaves. London ; New York: Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, . ©, 2014. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/2020719398/.

APA citation style:

Escolme, B. (2014) Emotional excess on the Shakespearean stage: passion's slaves. London ; New York: Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, . ©. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2020719398/.

MLA citation style:

Escolme, Bridget, Author. Emotional excess on the Shakespearean stage: passion's slaves. London ; New York: Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, . ©, 2014. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2020719398/>.