Norton Shakespeare 2e,the: Based On The Oxford Edition by Stephen GreenblattNorton Shakespeare 2e,the: Based On The Oxford Edition by Stephen Greenblatt

Norton Shakespeare 2e,the: Based On The Oxford Edition

byStephen Greenblatt

Hardcover | October 21, 2008

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The text is based on the Oxford Edition, which brings readers closer to Shakespeare's plays as they were first acted than was ever before possible. This Second Edition introduces new scholarship and editorial features that invite readers afresh to Shakespeare's plays and poems. Stephen Greenblatt's dazzling introduction, updated for this edition, creates a window into the culture of early modern England; Shakespeare's life in the theater; and the businesses of printing, publishing, and textual editing. The works themselves are enhanced with lively introductions, also updated, as well as ample glosses, annotations, a textual note, and new annotated bibliographies and filmographies. Andrew Gurr's essay, "The Shakespearean Stage"; a new timeline; new maps; a glossary of theater and printing terms; contextual documents; and redesigned genealogies provide additional help for readers.
Katharine Eisaman Maus (Ph.D. Johns Hopkins) is James Branch Cabell Professor of English at the University of Virginia. She is the author of Being and Having in Shakespeare; Inwardness and Theater in the English Renaissance; and Ben Jonson and the Roman Frame of Mind; editor of a volume of Renaissance tragedies; and coeditor of English...
Title:Norton Shakespeare 2e,the: Based On The Oxford EditionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:3392 pages, 10.05 × 6.6 × 3.3 inPublished:October 21, 2008Publisher:WW NortonLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0393068013

ISBN - 13:9780393068016