TITLE

Hamlet's Bodies

AUTHOR(S)
Rauen, Margarida G.
PUB. DATE
December 1990
SOURCE
Shakespeare Quarterly;Winter90, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p490
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an analysis on the quotations taken from the play "Hamlet." Assessment on the dramatic effects of William Shakespeare's works; Details on the plot of the story; Effects of both Hamlet's death and of his tragic victory over Claudiu's wickedness.
ACCESSION #
15813277

 

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