TITLE

SHAKESPEATEAN ECHOES IN CATCH-22

AUTHOR(S)
Larsen, Michael J.
PUB. DATE
January 1979
SOURCE
American Notes & Queries;Jan1979, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p76
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Discusses the literary allusions to William Shakespeare's plays 'Hamlet' and 'King Lear' in the book 'Catch-22.' Comparison between the characters General P.P. Peckem and Fortinbras; Contribution of the allusions to the satiric and bitter tone of the story; Discussion on the idea of ripeness.
ACCESSION #
7062706

 

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