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The Resource Culture and society in Shakespeare's day, Robert C. Evans

Culture and society in Shakespeare's day, Robert C. Evans

Label
Culture and society in Shakespeare's day
Title
Culture and society in Shakespeare's day
Statement of responsibility
Robert C. Evans
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides historical context to Shakespeare's works, explaining what daily life in Elizabethan England was like in the country, in the city, and among the nobility, since all of these settings feature prominently in his plays. Major events of the period, including the exploration of the New World and the clashes between the British Navy and the Spanish Armada, add important perspective for students studying Shakespeare and his works. Coverage includes: rituals of birth, marriage, and death; folklore, superstition, and witchcraft; Catholicism and Puritanism; medicine and the plague; crime; the Gunpowder Plot; and much more.--From publisher description
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Evans, Robert C
Dewey number
942.05/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR2910
LC item number
.E93 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Backgrounds to Shakespeare
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Literature and society
  • Literature and society
  • England
  • England
Label
Culture and society in Shakespeare's day, Robert C. Evans
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vii, 120 p.
Isbn
9781604135237
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011043208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn401143749
  • (OCoLC)401143749
Label
Culture and society in Shakespeare's day, Robert C. Evans
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vii, 120 p.
Isbn
9781604135237
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011043208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn401143749
  • (OCoLC)401143749

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