Book Reviews of Gertrude and Claudius

Gertrude and Claudius
Gertrude and Claudius
Author: John Updike
ISBN-13: 9780449006979
ISBN-10: 0449006972
Publication Date: 7/3/2001
Pages: 224
Rating:
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
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3.3 stars, based on 15 ratings
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Book Type: Paperback
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Loosely based on the Hamlet story. Updike goes back to imagine its inception: its offstage prestory, when Claudius fell in love with his brother's queen and that first dastardly deed in the garden was set in motion.
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Chosen by the New York Times as one of the ten best books of the year (from front cover.)