Shakespeare, madness, and music scoring insanity in cinematic adaptations, 2009. by Kendra Preston Leonard

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, Md .

Written in English

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  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Film and video adaptations,
  • Mental illness in motion pictures,
  • Mental illness in literature

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

GenreFilm and video adaptations
LC ClassificationsML80.S5 .L43 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23203005M
ISBN 109780810869462, 9780810869585
LC Control Number2009014208

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