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Shakespeare and the supernatural a brief study of folklore, superstition, and witchcraft in "Macbeth," "Midsummer Night"s Dream" and "The Tempest," by Margaret Lucy

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Published by At the Shakespeare Press, Jaggard & company in Liverpool .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Knowledge -- Folklore.,
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Knowledge -- Occultism.,
  • Macbeth, King of Scotland, 11th cent. -- In literature.,
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Bibliography.,
  • Supernatural in literature.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Margaret Lucy; with a bibliography of the subject by William Jaggard.
ContributionsJaggard, William, 1868-1947.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR3004 .L8
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p.
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6969692M
LC Control Number06017490
OCLC/WorldCa330900

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Prophecies posit a number of hypothetical futures, questioning our interpretation of historical narratives and supernatural phenomena. By producing the supernatural through language, rather than through characters or special effects, prophecies challenge our interpretations of Shakespeare’s plays. Nov 21,  · a brief study of folklore, superstition, and witchcraft in 'Macbeth,' 'Midsummer Night's Dream' and 'The Tempest,' by Margaret Lucy; with a bibliography of the subject by William Jaggard. From the Brittle Books digitization program at the Ohio State University Libraries. Shakespeare and the supernatural explores the supernatural in Shakespearean drama, taking account of historical contexts and meanings together with contemporary approaches to these aspects in performance on stage, screen and in popular culture. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.