The Tempest (amazonclassics Edition)

September 5, 2017|
The Tempest (amazonclassics Edition) by William Shakespeare
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For years, Prospero, sorcerer and overthrown Duke of Milan, and his daughter, Miranda, have been marooned on an island of magic, both good and evil. When a ship carrying his usurping brother sails within the realm of his power, Prospero unleashes a storm that leaves the crew washed ashore, separated, and vulnerable to his enchantments—and open to forgiveness, repentance, and love.

Given its themes of reconciliation and closure, and its references to the dissolution of “the great globe,” this tragicomedy of illusion and the supernatural is believed by some critics to be Shakespeare’s spellbinding farewell to the stage.

AmazonClassics brings you timeless works from the masters of storytelling. Ideal for anyone who wants to read a great work for the first time or rediscover an old favorite, these new editions open the door to literature’s most unforgettable characters and beloved worlds.

Revised edition: Previously published as The Tempest, this edition of The Tempest (AmazonClassics Edition) includes editorial revisions.

William Shakespeare (1564–1616) was born in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, to a middle-class glover and a landowner’s daughter. He married Anne Hathaway in 1582 and moved to London to work with a theatrical troupe ten years later. Since little has been learned of his early life, nearly all of what historians know today about Shakes...
Title:The Tempest (amazonclassics Edition)Format:PaperbackProduct dimensions:128 pages, 8.2 X 5.5 X 0.68 inShipping dimensions:128 pages, 8.2 X 5.5 X 0.68 inPublished:5 septembre 2017Publisher:Amazon PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1542049180

ISBN - 13:9781542049184

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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