The Taming of the Shrew William Shakespeare

The Arden Shakespeare is the established edition of Shakespeare's work. Justly celebrated for its authoritative scholarship and invaluable commentary, Arden guides you a richer understanding and ap...

The Tempest William Shakespeare

Alternate Cover/publisher Edition ISBN 0743482832 (ISBN13: 9780743482837)Each edition includes: Freshly edited text based on the best early printed version of the play Full explanatory notes conven...

Romeo and Juliet William Shakespeare

In Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare creates a violent world, in which two young people fall in love.

And yet, this play set in an extraordinary world has become the quintessential story of young...

Four Great Tragedies: Hamlet / Othello / King Lear / Macbeth William Shakespeare

The greatest tragic plays of William Shakespeare--including Hamlet, Othello, King Lear, and Macbeth.

The Elizabethans defined it as a "lofty" play showing "personages of great state" caught u...

Measure for Measure William Shakespeare

Angelo chooses as his first victim Claudio, condemning him to death because he impregnated Juliet before their marriage.Claudios sister Isabella, who is entering a convent, pleads for her brothers ...

The Two Gentlemen of Verona William Shakespeare

The world's leading center for Shakespeare studies Each edition includes: printed version of the playFull explanatory notes conveniently placed on pages facing the text of the playScene-by-scene p...

The Two Noble Kinsmen William Shakespeare

The content of this edition include a list of the illustrations featured within the text and a preface by the editor on her work with the play.

The thorough introduction discusses the tragico...

Twelfth Night William Shakespeare

Set in a topsy-turvy world like a holiday revel, this comedy devises a romantic plot around separated twins, misplaced passions, and mistaken identity. Juxtaposed to it is the satirical story of a ...

Henry VIII William Shakespeare

Henry VIII is a history play generally believed to be a collaboration between William Shakespeare and John Fletcher, based on the life of Henry VIII of England.

Stylistic evidence indicates t...

Macbeth William Shakespeare

London was alive with an interest in all things Scottish, and Shakespeare turned to Scottish history for material.

Why does their success turn to ashes?Like other plays, Macbeth speaks to eac...

Comedies (The Norton Shakespeare, Based on the Oxford Edition) William Shakespeare

A vibrant Shakespeare that brings readers closer than ever before possible to Shakespeare's plays as they were first acted.

Combining the freshly edited texts of the Oxford Edition with livel...

King Henry VI, Part 3 William Shakespeare

In their lively and engaging edition of this sometimes neglected early play, Cox and Rasmussen make a strong claim for it as a remarkable work, revealing a confidence and sureness that very few ear...

Richard II William Shakespeare

Richard II is one of Shakespeares finest works: lucid, eloquent, and boldly structured.

Today, to some of us, Richard II may appear conservative; but, in Shakespeares day, it could appear sub...

Henry IV, Part 2 William Shakespeare

The stirring continuation of the themes begun in Henry IV, Part One again pits a rebellion within the State and that master of misrule, Falstaff, against the maturing of Prince Hal. Alternating sce...

Cymbeline William Shakespeare

Cymbeline also known as Cymbeline, King of Britain or The Tragedy of Cymbeline, is a play by William Shakespeare, based on legends concerning the early Celtic British King Cunobeline.

While t...

Timon of Athens William Shakespeare

The play's plot structure is schematically clear, and the poetry of Timon's rage is arresting in its savage intensity.

In his introduction, John Jowett explains how these characteristics aris...

A Midsummer Night's Dream William Shakespeare

Shakespeare's intertwined love polygons begin to get complicated from the start--Demetrius and Lysander both want Hermia but she only has eyes for Lysander.

The plot twists up when Oberon's h...

King Henry IV, Part 1 William Shakespeare

David Scott Kastan lucidly explores the remarkable richness and the ambitious design of King Henry IV Part 1 and shows how these complicate any easy sense of what kind of play it is. Conventionally...

The Merry Wives of Windsor William Shakespeare

Edição Janeiro/2015 - Novo formato EPUB3, revisão e correção ortográfica, novas ilustrações com descrição.

Há histórias de que a Rainha Isabel pediu que Shakespeare escrevesse sob...