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Will in the world : how Shakespeare became Shakespeare / Stephen Greenblatt.

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  • 22 of 23 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch B SHAKESP GRE (Text) 34207001121731 Adult Non-Fiction Biographies Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 822.33 SHAKESPEARE (Text) 34706000904427 Non-Fiction 800-899 Available -
Butler PL - Butler 921 SHAKES (Text) 73174000091176 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City 822.3 Gre (Text) 76893000251770 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola B SHAKESPEARE (Text) 33118000100384 Adult: Biography Available -
Colfax-Perry Twp PL B SHAKESPEARE (Text) 74121000075160 Adult Biography 1st Floor Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 822.3 GRE (Text) 34304000367868 Adult - Nonfiction Available -
Eckhart PL - Main B SHAKESPEA william (Text) 840191001406654 Biography - Main Floor Available -
Flora-Monroe Twp PL - Flora 921 SHAKESPEARE (Text) 50825010425428 Non-Fiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) 822.3 GRE (Text) 33187003231053 Nonfiction - A Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0393050572
  • ISBN: 9780393050578
  • ISBN: 039332737X
  • Physical Description: 430 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Norton, [2004]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [391]-407) and index.
Summary, etc.: This volume is a biography on English poet and playwright, William Shakespeare. Shakespeare is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's preminent dramatist. In this work, the author attempts to provide a vivid and plausible version of the undocumented areas of Shakespeare's life. The author intends to demonstrate how an acutely sensitive and talented boy -- surrounded by the rich tapestry of Elizabethan life, full of drama and pageantry, and also cruelty and danger -- could have become the world's greatest playwright. He brings together little-known historical facts and little-noticed elements of Shakespeare's plays and makes connections between Shakespeare's life and his works.
Awards Note: National Book Award Finalist/Pulitzer Prize finalist.
Subject: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Dramatists, English > Early modern, 1500-1700 > Biography.
Theater > England > History > 16th century.
England > Intellectual life > 16th century.

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