Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human

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Harold Bloom, the doyen of American literary critics and author of The Western Canon, has spent a professional lifetime reading, writing about and teaching Shakespeare. In this magisterial interpretation, Bloom explains Shakespeare's genius in a radical and provocative re-reading of the plays. How to understand Shakespeare, whose ability so far exceeds his predecessors and successors, whose genius has defied generations of critics' explanations, whose work is of greater influence in the modern age even than the Bible? ...

Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human 2008, Fourth Estate Ltd, London

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Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human 1999, Riverhead Books, New York, NY

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Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human 1999, Fourth Estate Ltd, London

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Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human 1999, Fourth Estate Ltd, London

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Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human 1998, Riverhead Books, New York, NY

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