Shakespeare as a dramatic thinker
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Shakespeare as a dramatic thinker a popular illustration of fiction as the experimental side of philosophy. by Richard G. Moulton

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616.

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First published 1903.

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Open LibraryOL13661976M

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Nuttall is (was) clearly a strongly philosophical thinker whose knowledge of, and sensitivity to, Shakespeare, was vast. In theory, the book is an attempt to explore what or how Shakespeare thought, based upon a close reading of his plays; this is an admittedly doomed effort, but is an exploration that is worth performing/5.   Readers who approach Shakespeare's plays expecting him to take a grand position on some political, theological, psychological, (or any other) point, may find the reasons offered in A.D. Nuttall's Shakespeare The Thinker convincing enough to shirk such an approach to reading Shakespearean drama/5(21). Dramatic works and poems by Shakespeare W. \The Dramatic William Shakspeare. Dramatiheskie proizvedeniia i poemi Shekspira U. g., n/a, We have thousands of titles and often several copies of each title may be available. "A close reading of the plays that tries to map the creases and folds in Shakespeare's mysterious, elusive brain."-- New York Times Book Review A. D. Nuttall's study of Shakespeare's intellectual preoccupations is a literary tour de force and comes to crown the distinguished career of a Shakespeare scholar. Certain questions engross Shakespeare from his early plays to the late 5/5(1).

Full text of "Shakespeare as a dramatic thinker: a popular illustration of fiction as the experimental side of philosophy" See other formats. A. D. Nuttall’s study of Shakespeare’s intellectual preoccupations is a literary tour de force and comes to crown the distinguished career of a Shakespeare scholar. Certain questions engross Shakespeare from his early plays to the late romances: the nature of motive, cause, personal identity and relation, the proper status of imagination, ethics and subjectivity, language and its 5/5(1). William Shakespeare - William Shakespeare - Shakespeare the poet and dramatist: Shakespeare lived at a time when ideas and social structures established in the Middle Ages still informed human thought and behaviour. Queen Elizabeth I was God’s deputy on earth, and lords and commoners had their due places in society under her, with responsibilities up through her to .   Act 1, Scene 2: The new king and his court Hamlet's first soliloquy ("O that this too too solid flesh would melt") Hamlet learns of the ghost. Act 1, Scene 3: Laertes and Polonius warn.