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The Resource Shakespeare's restless world, Neil MacGregor

Shakespeare's restless world, Neil MacGregor

Label
Shakespeare's restless world
Title
Shakespeare's restless world
Statement of responsibility
Neil MacGregor
Title variation
Shakespeare's restless world
Title variation remainder
a portrait of an era in twenty objects
Creator
Contributor
Author
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this 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
Has edition
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
UPZ
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1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
MacGregor, Neil
Dewey number
942.05/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • British Museum
  • BBC Radio 4
  • Royal Shakespeare Company
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Material culture
  • England
  • England
  • England
  • England
  • Great Britain
  • English literature
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Antiquities
  • Civilization
  • English literature
  • Intellectual life
  • Material culture
  • Social history
  • England
  • Great Britain
Label
Shakespeare's restless world, Neil MacGregor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The British Museum."
  • "BBC Radio 4."
  • Reprint. Originally published: London : Penguin, 2013
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
ocn855647533
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 320 pages
Isbn
9780670026340
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)855647533
  • (Sirsi) a1766733
Label
Shakespeare's restless world, Neil MacGregor
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The British Museum."
  • "BBC Radio 4."
  • Reprint. Originally published: London : Penguin, 2013
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
ocn855647533
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 320 pages
Isbn
9780670026340
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)855647533
  • (Sirsi) a1766733

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