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The Resource Shakespeare's restless world : a portrait of an era, Neil MacGregor

Shakespeare's restless world : a portrait of an era, Neil MacGregor

Label
Shakespeare's restless world : a portrait of an era
Title
Shakespeare's restless world
Title remainder
a portrait of an era
Statement of responsibility
Neil MacGregor
Title variation
Shakespeares restless world
Title variation remainder
a portrait of an era in twenty objects
Creator
Contributor
Author
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this brilliant work of historical reconstruction Neil MacGregor and his team at the British Museum, working together in a landmark collaboration with the Royal Shakespeare Company and the BBC, bring us twenty objects that capture the essence of Shakespeare's universe and the Tudor era of Elizabeth I
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10221246
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
MacGregor, Neil
Dewey number
909
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • British Museum
  • Royal Shakespeare Company
  • BBC Radio 4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Elizabeth
  • Elizabeth
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Material culture
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • English literature
  • Antiquities
  • Characters and characteristics
  • Civilization
  • English literature
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Intellectual life
  • Material culture
  • Social conditions
  • England
  • England
  • England
  • England
  • Great Britain
  • England
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a portrait of an era in twenty objects
Label
Shakespeare's restless world : a portrait of an era, Neil MacGregor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 290-302) 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
Contents
Introduction: Inside the Wooden O -- England goes global -- Communion and conscience -- Snacking through Shakespeare -- Life without Elizabeth -- Swordplay and swagger -- Europe : triumphs of the past -- Ireland : failures in the present -- City life, urban strife -- New science, old magic -- Toil and trouble -- Treason and plots -- Sex and the city -- From London to Marrakesh -- Disguise and deception -- The flag that failed -- A time of change, a change of time -- Plague and the playhouse -- London becomes Rome -- The theatres of cruelty -- Shakespeare goes global
Control code
1102083
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 320 pages
Isbn
9780143125945
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color), portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780143125945
  • (OCoLC)871192227
Label
Shakespeare's restless world : a portrait of an era, Neil MacGregor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 290-302) 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
Contents
Introduction: Inside the Wooden O -- England goes global -- Communion and conscience -- Snacking through Shakespeare -- Life without Elizabeth -- Swordplay and swagger -- Europe : triumphs of the past -- Ireland : failures in the present -- City life, urban strife -- New science, old magic -- Toil and trouble -- Treason and plots -- Sex and the city -- From London to Marrakesh -- Disguise and deception -- The flag that failed -- A time of change, a change of time -- Plague and the playhouse -- London becomes Rome -- The theatres of cruelty -- Shakespeare goes global
Control code
1102083
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 320 pages
Isbn
9780143125945
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color), portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780143125945
  • (OCoLC)871192227

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