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Hamlet's Arab journey : Shakespeare's prince and Nasser's ghost / Margaret Litvin.

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    Litvin, Margaret, 1974-,

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  • Publisher

    Princeton, N.J. ; Woodstock : Princeton University Press, 2011.

  • Subject

    Hamlet (Legendary character)

    Heroes in literature

    Politics in literature

    Arabic drama Egypt History and criticism

    Arabic drama 20th century History and criticism

    Literature. eflch

    Egypt Civilization English influences.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Hamlet.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Appreciation Arab countries.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Translations into Arabic History and criticism.

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  • ISBN

    9780691137803 (hbk.), 0691137803 (hbk.)

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  • Physical description

    xviii, 269 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliographical references and index. Summary, etc: Documenting how global sources and models helped nurture a distinct Arab 'Hamlet' tradition, this text represents a new approach to the study of international Shakespeare appropriation.