Law and love : the trials of King Lear / Paul W. Kahn

Author(s): Kahn, Paul W., 1952-
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Subjects: King Lear
Politics and literature--Great Britain--History--17th century
Christianity and literature--England--History--17th century
Political plays, English--History and criticism
Lear, King (Legendary character), in literature
Kings and rulers in literature
Trials in literature
Love in literature
Law in literature
Tragedy
Shakespeare, William, King Lear
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Lear
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616--Knowledge--Law
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, c2000
LC Classification: P, PR
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Introduction: Law and Love
Ch. 1. Love's Trials 1
Ch. 2. Love Banished 29
Ch. 3. The Political Psychology of Rulers and Subjects 46
Ch. 4. The "Little World of Man" 68
Ch. 5. The Mad Trial 88
Ch. 6. An Interlude on the House of Gloucester 106
Ch. 7. "Let Copulation Thrive" 116
Ch. 8. Death 142
Coda: King Lear and the Study of Law 171
Notes 177
Index 197
Alternate Titles: Spine title: Law & love
Notes: LCCN: 99046345
ISBN: 0300078285 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-196) and index
Physical Description: xx, 203 p. ; 22 cm
OCLC Number: 42389596
ISBN/ISSN: 0300078285

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