ISBN: 081296909X
EAN13: 9780812969092
Language: English
Publication Date: August 12, 2008
Pages: 272
Dimensions: 0.71" H x 7.95" L x 5.20" W
Weight: 0.44 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
Incorporating definitive text and cutting-edge notes from William Shakespeare: Complete Works--the first authoritative, modernized edition of Shakespeare's First Folio in more than 300 years--this remarkable series of individual plays from the world-famous Royal Shakespeare Company is edited by two brilliant, younger generation Shakespeare scholars. Combining Jonathan Bate's insightful critical analysis with Eric Rasmussen's renowned textual expertise, these stunning paperbacks set a new standard in Shakespearean literature for the 21st century. Each edition includes a new section that explores the play's theatrical history and features interviews with today's leading directors and theatrical professionals.
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover Hamlet, the prince of Denmark, is urged by his father's ghost to avenge his murder by his wife and his brother who has seized the throne.