Mediaeval Dimension in Shakespeare's Plays

Author: Milward, Peter
Year:1990
Pages:156
ISBN:0-88946-116-3
978-0-88946-116-1
Price:139.95
This collection of essays covers such topics as: Shakespeare's medieval inheritance; the Homiletic tradition in Hamlet; and a theology of grace in the Winter's Tale.

Table of Contents

Includes "Shakespeare's Mediaeval Inheritance," "Shakespeare and the Socio-Religious Unrest of His Time," "The Religious Implications of The Merchant of Venice," "Shakespeare and Elizabethan Exorcism," "The Homiletic Tradition in Hamlet," "Death in Shakespearean Tragedy," "`Nature' in Hooker and King Lear," "A Theology of Grace in The Winter's Tale," "Fairies in Shakespeare's Later Plays," and "Gonzalo's `Merry Fooling.'"