What a piece of work is man the seven great tragedies of Shakespeare

by Bloom, Harold.

Format: Book on CD 2005
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Penn Hills Library Audio Visual CD 822.33 BLO
Location  Penn Hills Library
 
Collection  Audio Visual
 
Call Number  CD 822.33 BLO
 
 
Summary
Shakespeare's tragedies are among the most famous and influential works of literature in the world, and in them literature's most complex and memorable characters-Hamlet, Juliet, King Lear, Iago, Cleopatra-develop before our eyes. In this inspiring and enthusiastic course, eminent literary critic and Shakespeare scholar Harold Bloom explores in depth seven of the Bard's greatest tragedies, illuminating the works with his characteristic wit and passion, and sharing unique insights gained during a lifetime of reading, teaching, and writing about Shakespeare.
Contents
Disc 1. Romeo and Juliet ; Julius Caesar
Disc 2. Hamlet, part I ; Hamlet, part II
Disc 3. Hamlet, part III ; Othello, part I
Disc 4. Othello, part II ; King Lear, part I
Disc 5. King Lear, part II ; King Lear, part III
Disc 6. Macbeth, part I ; Macbeth, part II
Disc 7. Antony and Cleopatra, part I ; Antony and Cleopatra, part II.

Additional Information
Series Portable professor. Arts & Literature.
Subjects Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Tragedies.
Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Study and teaching.
Publisher [Place of publication not identified] : Prince Frederick, Md. :Barnes & Noble Publishing :2005
Recorded Books,
Other Titles Seven great tragedies of Shakespeare
Participants/Performers Presented by Harold Bloom, Sterling Professor of the Humanities and English at Yale University.
Language English
Notes Tracks every 5 minutes.
Formerly published by Recorded Books under the title: Shakespeare: the seven major tragedies (2005).
System Details Compact disc.
Description 7 audio discs (approximately 7 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guide (96 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm) + 1 bonus series disc.
ISBN 0760778256 (set)
9780760778258 (set)
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