Oxford Shakespeare: The History of King Lear

Editore: OUP Oxford Data di rilascio: 2008-04-17
Punti Necessari: 2000


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The Oxford Shakespeare offers authoritative texts from leading scholars in editions designed to interpret and illuminate the plays for modern readers- a new, modern-spelling text, based on the Quarto text of 1608- on-page commentary and notes explain meaning, staging, allusions and much else- detailed introduction considers composition, sources, performances and changing critical attitudes to the play- illustrated with production photographs and related art- includes 'The Ballad of King Lear' and related offshoots- full index to introduction and commentary- durable sewn binding for lasting use'not simply a better text but a new conception of Shakespeare. This is a major achievement of twentieth-century scholarship.' Times Literary SupplementABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, helpful notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.

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Informazioni Aggiuntive

Genere: English

Raccolta: OUP Oxford

Genere: EPub

ISBN: 9780191609046

Informazioni Aggiuntive

Genere: English

Raccolta: OUP Oxford

Genere: EPub

ISBN: 9780191609046

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