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Author Floyd-Wilson, Mary.
Title Occult knowledge, science, and gender on the Shakespearean stage / Mary Floyd-Wilson.
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
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 Floor4  PR2965 .F56 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xi, 236 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-230) and index.
Contents Introduction: Secret sympathies -- Women's secrets and the status of evidence in All's well that ends well -- Sympathetic contagion in Arden of Faversham and A warning for fair women -- "As secret as maidenhead": magnetic wombs and the nature of attraction in Shakespeare's Twelfth night -- Tragic antipathies in the changeling -- "To think there's power in potions": Experiment, sympathy, and the devil in The Duchess of Malfi -- Coda.
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Occultism in literature.
Literature and spiritualism.
Women in literature.
ISBN 9781107036321
Standard # 40022670847
OCLC number 827518075