Shakespeare's noise / Kenneth Gross

Author(s): Gross, Kenneth
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Subjects: English language--Early modern, 1500-1700--Obscene words
English language--Early modern, 1500-1700--Slang
Language and culture--England--History
Blessing and cursing--England--History
Invective in literature
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616--Language
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616--Technique
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2001
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: x, 282 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
A Note on Texts
Introduction 1
Ch. 1. The Rumor of Hamlet 10
Ch. 2. The Book of the Slanderer 33
Ch. 3. A Disturbance of Hearing in Vienna 68
Ch. 4. Denigration and Hallucination in Othello 102
Ch. 5. War Noise 131
Ch. 6. King Lear and the Register of Curse 161
Coda: An Imaginary Theater 193
Notes 209
Index 275
Notes: LCCN: 00031656
ISBN: 0226309886 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0226309894 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-273) and index
OCLC Number: 44046720
ISBN/ISSN: 0226309886