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Drama texts: 16th to 18th centuries

Romeo and Juliet
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

'Eyes, look your last! Arms, take your last embrace! and, lips, O you The doors of breath, seal with a righteous kiss A dateless bargain to engrossing death!' Set in a city torn apart by feuds and gang warfare, Shakespeare's immortal drama tells the story of star-crossed love...

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Collins Complete Works Of Shakespeare
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback
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The Complete Works of Shakespeare contains the recognized canon of the bard's plays, and his sonnets and poems. The texts were edited by the late Professor Peter Alexander, making it one of the most authoritative editions, recognized the world over for its clarity and scholarship. Described in the ...

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Antony and Cleopatra
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

Edited, introduced and annotated by Cedric Watts, M.A., Ph.D., Emeritus Professor of English, University of Sussex. Antony and Cleopatra is one of Shakespeare's greatest tragedies: a spectacular, widely-ranging drama of love and war, passion and politics. Antony is divided between the responsibili...

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The RSC Shakespeare: The Complete Works
by David Wilkins ~ Paperback / softback

Developed in partnership with The Royal Shakespeare Company, this edition of the Complete Works of William Shakespeare combines exemplary textual scholarship with elegant writing and design. Sir Jonathan Bate and Professor Eric Rasmussen, two of today's most accomplished Shakespearean scholars, lead...

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The Merchant of Venice
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback
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Edited, introduced and annotated by Cedric Watts, M.A., Ph.D., Emeritus Professor of English, University of Sussex. The Wordsworth Classics' Shakespeare Series presents a newly-edited sequence of William Shakespeare's works. The textual editing takes account of recent scholarship while giving the ...

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Much Ado About Shakespeare: 2016
by Donovan Bixley ~ Paperback / softback
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There s never been a period when Shakespeare was out of fashion. In his lifetime he was incredibly successful, and soon after his death his works were published to the world. Within these pages you ll find a new interpretation of Shakespeare s stages, a play on words, which sheds light on the colorf...

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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Knickerbocker Classics)
by William Shakespeare ~ Hardback

I would challenge you to a battle of wits, but I see you are unarmed. - William Shakespeare Arm yourself with this volume from the Knickerbocker Classic series, The Complete Works of William Shakespeare, including 16 comedies, 10 histories, 12 tragedies and all the poems and sonnets of the world's ...

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Macbeth (film tie-in)
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

'Blood will have blood . . .' As war rages in Scotland, the soldier Macbeth is told by three mysterious women that he will become ruler. Spurred on by his wife, he murders the king to achieve his aims. But, killing once, he must kill again and again. The dead haunt him and ...

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A Midsummer Night's Dream
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

'If we shadows have offended, Think but this, and all is mended- That you have but slumbered here While these visions did appear' A young woman, Hermia, flees ancient Athens with her lover, only to be pursued by her would-be husband and her best friend. Unwittingly, all four find th...

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Hamlet (Popular Penguins)
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback
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Arguably William Shakespeare's most influential play, Hamlet portrays a young Prince's dilemma in choosing between moral integrity and the need for revenge following the murder of his father. Dealing with themes of love, death and revenge, Hamlet is a rich and complex tragedy that continues to enter...

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Julius Caesar (No Fear Shakespeare)
by Sparknotes ~ Paperback / softback
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No Fear Shakespeare gives you the complete text of Julius Caesar on the left-hand page, side-by-side with an easy-to-understand translation on the right. Each No Fear Shakespeare contains: The complete text of the original play A line-by-line translation that puts Shakespeare into everyday langu...

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Twelfth Night
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

One of the best-loved comedies ever written, Twelfth Night is perhaps Shakespeare's most lyrical as well as most experimental play. This Penguin Shakespeare edition is edited by M. M. Mahood with an introduction by Michael Dobson. 'If music be the food of love, play on...' Separated from her twin...

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Julius Caesar
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

Edited, introduced and annotated by Cedric Watts, M.A., Ph.D., Emeritus Professor of English, University of Sussex. Julius Caesar is among the best of Shakespeare's historical and political plays. Dealing with events surrounding the assassination of Julius Caesar in 44 B.C., the drama vividly illu...

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The Merchant of Venice
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback
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In "The Merchant of Venice," the path to marriage is hazardous. To win Portia, Bassanio must pass a test prescribed by her father s will, choosing correctly among three caskets or chests. If he fails, he may never marry at all. Bassanio and Portia also face a magnificent villain, the moneylender Shy...

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Romeo and Juliet (No Fear Shakespeare)
by Sparknotes ~ Paperback / softback
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No Fear Shakespeare gives you the complete text of Romeo and Juliet on the left-hand page, side-by-side with an easy-to-understand translation on the right. Each No Fear Shakespeare contains: The complete text of the original play A line-by-line translation that puts Shakespeare into everyday la...

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Julius Caesar
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback
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Set at the birth of the Roman Empire, William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar is a taut historical drama exploring the violent consequences of betrayal and murder. This Penguin Shakespeare edition is edited by Norman Sanders with an introduction by Martin Wiggins.'Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me yo...

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Macbeth
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback
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Referred to by superstitious actors as 'the Scottish play', William Shakespeare's Macbeth is a tragedy in which appalling earthly crimes have lasting supernatural repercussions. This Penguin Shakespeare edition is edited by George Hunter with an introduction by Carol Rutter.'By the pricking of my th...

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Macbeth (No Fear Shakespeare)
by Sparknotes ~ Paperback / softback

No Fear Shakespeare gives you the complete text of Macbeth on the left-hand page, side-by-side with an easy-to-understand translation on the right. Each No Fear Shakespeare contains: The complete text of the original play A line-by-line translation that puts Shakespeare into everyday language A ...

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Othello
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback
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Edited, Introduced and Annotated by Cedric Watts, M.A., Ph.D., Emeritus Professor of English, University of Sussex. The Wordsworth Classics' Shakespeare Series, with Henry V and The Merchant of Venice as its inaugral volumes, presents a newly-edited sequence of William Shakespeare's works. The tex...

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The Taming of the Shrew (No Fear Shakespeare)
by Sparknotes ~ Paperback / softback

No Fear Shakespeare gives you the complete text of The Taming of the Shrew on the left-hand page, side-by-side with an easy-to-understand translation on the right. Each No Fear Shakespeare contains: The complete text of the original play A line-by-line translation that puts Shakespeare into ever...

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Macbeth
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

Edited, introduced and annotated by Cedric Watts, M.A., Ph.D., Emeritus Professor of English, University of Sussex. Shakespeare's Macbeth is one of the greatest tragic dramas the world has known. Macbeth himself, a brave warrior, is fatally impelled by supernatural forces, by his proud wife, and b...

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King Lear
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

Edited, introduced and annotated by Cedric Watts, M.A., Ph.D., Emeritus Professor of English, University of Sussex. The Wordsworth Classics' Shakespeare Series presents a newly-edited sequence of William Shakespeare's works. The textual editing takes account of recent scholarship while giving the ...

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A Midsummer Night's Dream
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

Edited, Introduced and Annotated by Cedric Watts, M.A., Ph.D., Emeritus Professor of English, University of Sussex. The Wordsworth Classics' Shakespeare Series, with Romeo and Juliet, Henry V and The Merchant of Venice as its inaugural volumes, presents a newly-edited sequence of William Shakespea...

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A Midsummer Night's Dream (No Fear Shakespeare)
by Sparknotes ~ Paperback / softback

No Fear Shakespeare gives you the complete text of A Midsummer Night's Dream on the left-hand page, side-by-side with an easy-to-understand translation on the right. Each No Fear Shakespeare contains: The complete text of the original play A line-by-line translation that puts Shakespeare into ev...

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As You Like It (No Fear Shakespeare)
by Sparknotes ~ Paperback / softback
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No Fear Shakespeare gives you the complete text of As You Like It on the left-hand page, side-by-side with an easy-to-understand translation on the right. Each No Fear Shakespeare contains: The complete text of the original play A line-by-line translation that puts Shakespeare into everyday lang...

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The Sonnets and a Lover's Complaint
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

When this volume of Shakespeare's poems first appeared in 1609, he had already written most of the great plays that made him famous. The 154 sonnets - all but two of which are addressed to a beautiful young man or a treacherous dark lady' - contain some of the most exquisite and haunting poetry ever...

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Much Ado About Nothing (No Fear Shakespeare)
by Sparknotes ~ Paperback / softback
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No Fear Shakespeare gives you the complete text of Much Ado About Nothing on the left-hand page, side-by-side with an easy-to-understand translation on the right. Each No Fear Shakespeare contains: The complete text of the original play A line-by-line translation that puts Shakespeare into every...

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Romeo and Juliet: The Graphic Novel: Original Text
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

'But soft, what light through yonder window breaks? It is the east and Juliet is the sun'! This title presents the tragic tale of doomed love, set in Verona, Italy, where the Montagues and the Capulets constantly feud and bring unrest to the city. So how could love possibly survive between this pair...

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The Tempest (No Fear Shakespeare)
by Sparknotes ~ Paperback / softback

No Fear Shakespeare gives you the complete text of The Tempest on the left-hand page, side-by-side with an easy-to-understand translation on the right. Each No Fear Shakespeare contains: The complete text of the original play A line-by-line translation that puts Shakespeare into everyday languag...

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Measure for Measure
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

Labelled as a 'problem play' for its marriage of comic overtones to serious moral inquiry, William Shakespeare's Measure for Measure is a peerless black comedy of justice, pride and desire. This Penguin Shakespeare edition is edited by J.M. Nosworthy with an introduction by Julia Briggs.'Some rise b...

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Othello
Paperback / softback

This text focuses on preparing students for A-Level. It has notes, end-of-act activities, tips from an A-Level Chief Examiner and space for students' own annotations.

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Macbeth
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

Macbeth is one of Shakespeare's most performed and studied tragedies. This major new Arden edition offers students detailed on-page commentary notes highlighting meaning and theatrical ideas and themes, as well as an illustrated, lengthy introduction setting the play in its historical, theatrical an...

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Macbeth
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

Arguably the darkest of all Shakespeare's plays, Macbeth is also one of the most challenging. Is it a work of nihilistic despair, a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing, or is it a cautionary tale warning of the dangers of Machiavellianism and relativism? Does it lead to...

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Romeo and Juliet
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback
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Tragic tale of star-crossed lovers, feuding families, and timeless passion contains some of Shakespeare's most beautiful and lyrical love poetry. This inexpensive edition includes the complete, unabridged text with explanatory footnotes. Ideal for classroom use, it is a wonderful addition to the hom...

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Henry V
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

Among the most well-loved of William Shakespeare's history plays, Henry V is the gripping conclusion to the story of young 'Prince Hal' begun in Henry IV, edited by A.R. Humphreys with an introduction by Ann Kaegi.'We few, we happy few, we band of brothersFor he today that sheds his blood with meSha...

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Romeo and Juliet (No Fear Shakespeare Graphic Novels)
by Sparknotes ~ Paperback / softback

Read Shakespeare in graphic-novel form-with NO FEAR! No Fear Shakespeare Graphic Novels is a series based on the translated texts of the plays found in No Fear Shakespeare. The original No Fear series made Shakespeare's plays much easier to read, but these dynamic visual adaptations are impossible ...

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Othello
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

Inexorably poisoned against the woman he loves by his trusted friend Iago, Shakespeare's Othello is a timeless tragic figure. This Penguin Shakespeare edition is edited by Kenneth Muir with an introduction by Tom McAlindon.'O! beware, my lord, of jealousy;It is the green-eyed monster which doth mock...

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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare
by William Shakespeare ~ Leather / fine binding

No library is complete without the classics! This leather-bound edition includes the complete works of the playwright and poet William Shakespeare, considered by many to be the English language's greatest writer. Romeo and Juliet, A Midsummer Night's Dream, King Lear, Hamlet, and Macbeth-the works ...

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Macbeth the Graphic Novel
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

The full story with reduced dialogue for easier reading. It's 11th century Scotland. Macbeth, Thane of Glamis, is one of King Duncan's greatest war captains. Upon returning from a battle with the rebellious Thane of Cawdor, Macbeth and Banquo encounter three witches, who prophecy that Macbeth will b...

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Hamlet
by William Shakespeare ~ Paperback / softback

Edited, Introduced and Annotated by Cedric Watts, M.A., Ph.D., Emeritus Professor of English, University of Sussex. The Wordsworth Classics' Shakespeare Series presents a newly-edited sequence of William Shakespeare's works. The Textual editing takes account of recent scholarship while giving the ...

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