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Title
Phantasmatic Shakespeare Phantasmatic Shakespeare :
Type
Text
Language
English
Geographic Coverage
England
Classification
LCC: PR3047 .R69 2018 (Source: dlc)
DDC: 822.3/3 full (Assigner: dlc)
Identified By
Lccn: 2018016351
Content
text (Source: rdacontent)
Summary
"Examines the intersection of early modern psychology and the history of science. It argues that Shakespeare was primarily interested in imagination as a cognitive rather than an aesthetic power"-- Provided by publisher.
Table Of Contents
Introduction : Theseus, phantasia, and the scientific renaissance
Between heart and eye : anatomies of imagination in the sonnets
Children of fancy : academic idleness and Love's labour's lost
Of atoms, air, and insects : Mercutio's "vain fantasy"
Seeming to see : King Lear's mental optics
Melancholy, ecstasy, phantasma : the pathologies of Macbeth
Chimeras : natural history and the shapes of The tempest
Epilogue : the rude fantasticals.
Authorized Access Point
Roychoudhury, Suparna, Phantasmatic Shakespeare