The Tempest The Pelican Shakespeare

Author: William Shakespeare
Homepage 9780143128632

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General Fields

  • : $16.00(AUD)
  • : 9780143128632
  • : Penguin Publishing Group
  • : Penguin Publishing Group
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  • : 0.367
  • : December 2016
  • : 197mm X 129mm
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  • : 15.99
  • : January 2017
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  • : William Shakespeare
  • : The Pelican Shakespeare
  • : Paperback
  • : 117
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  • : English
  • : 822.33
  • : 128
  • : DDS
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Barcode 9780143128632
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Description

This legendary Shakespeare series features authoritative and meticulously researched texts paired with scholarship by renowned Shakespeareans. Updated for the 21st century by editors Stephen Orgel of Stanford University and A. R. Braunmuller of UCLA, each book includes an essay on the theatrical world of Shakespeare's time, an introduction to the individual play, and a detailed note on the text used. With all new cover designs, these affordable Shakespeares are perfect for students, teachers, scholars and theatre professionals alike.

Author description

William Shakespeare was born in Stratford-upon-Avon in April 1564, and his birth is traditionally celebrated on April 23. The facts of his life, known from surviving documents, are sparse. He died on April 23, 1616, and was buried in Holy Trinity Church, Stratford. Peter Holland (editor)was director of the Shakespeare Institute, Stratford-upon-Avon, and a professor of Shakespeare studies at the University of Birmingham. He is now McMeel Family Chair of Shakespeare Studies at the University of Notre Dame."