Hamlet: Third Series

March 21, 2006|
Hamlet: Third Series by William Shakespeare
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The core of the ground-breaking, three text edition, this self-contained, free-standing volume gives readers the Second Quarto text (1604-5) and includes in its Introduction, notes and Appendices all the reader might expect to find in any standard Arden edition. As well as a full, illustrated Introduction to the play''s historical, cultural and performance contexts and a thorough survey of critical approaches to the play, an appendix contains the additional passages found only in the 1623 text."The new Arden Hamlet is a pathbreaking edition, one that promises to change irrevocably our understanding of Shakespeare''s greatest play."- Professor James Shapiro, author of 1599: A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare''Hamlet''s latest editors have undertaken a heroic task with great skill and thoroughnesss.'' - Stanley Wells, The Observer"(The) new Arden Hamlet is quite simply the most comprehensive edition of the play currently available, a status I suspect it will enjoy for many years to come" - The British Theatre Guide"Stunning! There is absolutely no doubt about this being the text to buy if you are studying the play at A Level. And the same stands for those students who will be studying the play at university. This critical edition gives the reader the Second Quarto Text (1604-1605), annotated with intelligence and care, a wealth of historical and cultural references and a survey of different critical approaches to the play."- The Use of English, The English Association
William Shakespeare (1564-1616) was an English dramatist, poet, and actor, generally regarded as the greatest playwright of all time.
Title:Hamlet: Third Series
Product dimensions:640 pages, 8 X 5 X 1 in
Shipping dimensions:640 pages, 8 X 5 X 1 in
Published:March 21, 2006
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781904271321

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