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Author Marx, Steven, 1942-

Title Shakespeare and the Bible / Steven Marx.

Publication Info. Oxford [U.K.] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  828 S527YMARX    Check Shelf
Description 165 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Oxford Shakespeare topics
Oxford Shakespeare topics.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [147]-161) and index.
Contents Introduction: 'kiss the book' -- Posterity and prosperity: Genesis in The tempest -- Historical types: Moses, David, and Henry V -- 'Within a foot of the extreme verge': The book of Job and King Lear -- True lies and false truths: Measure for measure and the Gospel -- 'Dangerous conceits' and 'Proofs of holy writ": allusion in The merchant of Venice and Paul's Letter to the Romans -- A masque of revelation: The tempest as Apocalypse.
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Religion.
Religious drama, English -- History and criticism.
Religion and literature -- History -- 16th century.
Religion and literature -- History -- 17th century.
Religion in literature.
Bible -- In literature.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation.
ISBN 0198184409
0198184395 paperback
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