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Author Harmon, A. G., 1962-

Title Eternal bonds, true contracts : law and nature in Shakespeare's problem plays / A.G. Harmon
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [2004]
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 195 pages)
Contents The semblance of virtue : law, nature, and Shakespeare -- Things seen and unseen : the contracts in Measure for measure -- Perfection in reversion : the mock contract in Troilus and Cressida -- Matching meanings : contracts, bonds, and sureties in The merchant of Venice -- Lawful title : contractual performance in All's well that ends well -- Nature's double name : beyond the problem plays
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-190) and index
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Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Knowledge -- Law.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Knowledge -- Natural history.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Tragicomedies.
Law in literature.
Nature in literature.
Tragicomedy -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2003061720
ISBN 0791461173 (acid-free paper)
1423739914 (electronic bk.)
9780791461174 (acid-free paper)
9781423739913 (electronic bk.)