The Tempest

September 1, 1998|
The Tempest by William Shakespeare
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The Signet Classics edition of William Shakespeare''s fantastical play that combines elements of tragedy and comedy.

Prospero, sorcerer and rightful Duke of Milan, along with his daughter Miranda, has lived on an island for many years since his position was usurped by his brother Antonio. Then, as Antonio''s ship passes near the island one day, Prospero conjures up a terrible storm...

This revised Signet Classics edition includes unique features such as:

• An overview of Shakespeare''s life, world, and theater
• A special introduction to the play by the editor, Robert Langbaum
• Selections from William Strachey, Sylvester Jourdain, Montaigne, and Ovid, sources from which Shakespeare derived The Tempest
• Dramatic criticism from Samuel Taylor Coleridge, E.M.W. Tillyard, Lori Jerrell, and others
• A comprehensive stage and screen history of notable actors, directors, and productions
• Text, notes, and commentaries printed in the clearest, most readable text
• And more...
William Shakespeare (1564–1616) was a poet, playwright, and actor who is widely regarded as one of the most influential writers in the history of the English language. Often referred to as the Bard of Avon, Shakespeare''s vast body of work includes comedic, tragic, and historical plays; poems; a...
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Title:The TempestFormat:Mass Market PaperbackProduct dimensions:288 pages, 6.81 X 4.19 X 0.62 inShipping dimensions:288 pages, 6.81 X 4.19 X 0.62 inPublished:1 septembre 1998Publisher:Penguin Publishing GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0451527127

ISBN - 13:9780451527127

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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