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The cambridge text from the latest edition of william aldis wright. Apr 27, 2007 a stack of shakespeare books have been released to coincide with the playwrights birthday, and the pickings are unusually rich. Written by a team of leading international scholars, this companion is designed to illuminate shakespeare s works through discussion of the key topics of shakespeare studies. From the 39 volume complete works of william shakespeare the leatherbound illustrated limited editions club edition. Complete works of william shakespeare is the standard name given to any volume containing. The works of william shakespeare 18636, edited by william george clark, with at first w. Look inside look inside flick through interactive extracts from each book online bespoke packages contact ncs. Shakespeares wife by germaine greer, an excellent look at domestic life in shakespeares england, and shakespeare and the goddess of complete being, a. The complete works is a thoroughly updated second edition of shakespeare in which the original documents have been reexamined in every detail and edited according to the most uptodate findings of textual scholarship. The works of william shakespeare by shakespeare, william. Each volume is bound in full maroon or red leather with matching elaborate gilt cover decoration. The new oxford shakespeare the three interconnected print publications and the online edition have been created by an international, intergenerational team of scholars under the leadership of gary taylor, john jowett, terri bourus, and gabriel egan.

Complete works william shakespeare, first edition, signed. When preparing an operatic libretto on the bards works i go through several editions to help me out on my work. The new cambridge companion to shakespeare ebook by. Oxford editions in particular sometimes fall prey to the evanescent trends of their time, which is a problem given that most date from the 80s and 90s.

The complete plays and poems of william shakespeare the. The cambridge school shakespeare romeo and juliet aims to be different. Charming set of shakespeares works in 40 miniature books, each measuring approximately 5 x 3,5 cm and cleverly. Cambridge shakespeare will be available as an annual lease product to institutions from 2020, with new editions released on publication at no additional cost.

Cambridge shakespeare cambridge university press, doubleday, garden city. Written by a team of leading international scholars, this companion is designed to illuminate shakespeares works through discussion of the key topics of shakespeare studies. This is a brilliant edition of the tempest, including the history of the play and its adaptations, complete with pictures. Morley, christopher preface and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.

Twentyone brand new essays provide lively and authoritative approaches. Shakespeare s wife by germaine greer, an excellent look at domestic life in shakespeare s england, and shakespeare and the goddess of complete being, a madly personal, eccentric and intriguing analysis of the complete shakespearean canon by poet ted hughes. Macbeth dover thrift editions and millions of other books are available for instant access. The radical argument of the new oxford shakespeare the new.

The new cambridge shakespeare cambridge university press. The complete plays and sonnets of william shakespeare 38 volume library 38 vol. This text was based on a thorough collation of the four folios and of all the quarto editions of the separate plays, the base text being the 1623 folio. Series new cambridge shakespeare literary texts cambridge. Octavo, contemporary threequarter crushed scarlet morocco gilt, raised bands, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt, uncut and partially unopened. The new cambridge shakespeare appeals to students worldwide for its uptodate scholarship and emphasis on performance.

The new oxford shakespeare is a landmark print and online project, which provides fully edited and annotated texts of all extant versions of all shakespeare s works for the first time, including collaborations, revisions, and adaptations. The new cambridge shakespeare appeals to readers worldwide for its uptodate scholarship and emphasis on performance. The new cambridge companion to shakespeare written by a team of leading international scholars, this companion is designed to illuminate shakespeares works through discussion of the key topics of shakespeare studies. The new cambridge shakespeare 41 volume set reprint edition. The new cambridge shakespeare are my goto for studying and reading shakespeare. The series, edited by an expert international team, includes all shakespeare s plays, sonnets and poems, presented in attractively designed volumes. Aldis wright and later john glover as collaborators, was published in nine volumes by macmillan, but printed at the. The radical argument of the new oxford shakespeare the. Im a composer and often analyse his works to musicalise. The complete works of william shakespeare the cambridge. The series features linebyline commentaries and textual notes on the plays and poems. This is a complete set of plays and poems, each volume attractively paperbacked with a fullcolour cover.

I have decided to read 1 of shakespeares plays each month starting in january until i have reread all of his works. Jun 05, 2016 as hooks explains in selling shakespeare. For further details of the individual books available in new cambridge shakespeare, and to view pages from each book, please go to. It invites you to lift the words from the page and to bring the play to life in your classroom, hall or drama studio. The works of william shakespeare the cambridge shakespeare. The complete works is a thoroughly updated second edition of shakespeare in which the original documents have been reexamined in every detail. New books magazine even the most avid shakespearean will learn from the spotlight on the works. Annotated reference guide to collectible books and original prints. A full and accessible introduction studies the immediate theatrical and. The cambridge text established by john dover wilson by shakespeare, william at. Arden shakespeare 3rd edition new cambridge shakespeare. This tragedy tells of a powerhungry scottish nobleman and his lady, and the price they pay for violently seizing the royal throne. London and new york the cambridge shakespeare was published in nine. May 16, 20 the new cambridge shakespeare appeals to students worldwide for its uptodate scholarship and emphasis on performance.

Extensively rewritten, expanded and produced in an attractive new design. For full details of cambridge shakespeare s content, features and functionality please visit the about page. Shakespeare studies english cambridge university press. This updated edition provides an account of what makes this popular play both innocent and dangerous. Remaining faithful to the series active approach it treats the play as. This edition of hamlet is part of the groundbreaking cambridge school shakespeare series established by rex gibson. The complete works of william shakespeare the cambridge edition text. As you like it by william shakespeare, 9780521732505, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. Books in this new, illustrated series present complete texts of shakespeare s plays. The new cambridge shakespeare 41 volume set book depository. The series, edited by an expert international team, includes all.

Clark and wright used the first folio 1623 as their base text. And i find that i am torn between the oxford individual editions not. Shakespeares as you like it can appear bright or somber in performance. The new oxford shakespeare oxford university press. The cambridge shakespeare was edited by william george clark and william aldis wright and released in nine volumes between 1863 and 1866. Arden shakespeare 2nd edition none of the four are consistent. The cambridge shakespeare is a longrunning series of critical editions of william shakespeares works published by cambridge university press. Common knowledge publisher series new cambridge shakespeare. This dramatic experience is at the heart of the series with students encouraged to share shakespeare s love of language, interest in character and sense of theatre. The complete plays and poems of william shakespeare the new cambridge edition william shakespeare, william allan neilson, charles jarvis hill on. Oct 20, 2003 the new cambridge shakespeare appeals to students worldwide for its uptodate scholarship and emphasis on performance. Reviews of the macbeth the new cambridge shakespeare edition so far in regards to the book we now have macbeth the new cambridge shakespeare edition pdf responses customers have not however remaining their writeup on the action, or otherwise not see clearly still.

Dec 02, 2011 while my complete collection of shakespeare from everymans library would mostly just sit on the shelf gathering dust, i buy and read the classical comics plays as quickly as they are printed. The new cambridge companion to shakespeare edited by. The new oxford shakespeare is a landmark print and online project, which provides fully edited and annotated texts of all extant versions of all shakespeares works for the first time, including. Reviews of the macbeth the new cambridge shakespeare edition so far in regards to the book we now have macbeth the new cambridge shakespeare edition pdf responses customers have not. The cambridge shakespeare wright macmillan 18631893 hc books. Originally published in 1986, the oxford shakespeare.

Books in this new, illustrated series present complete texts of shakespeares. Or are you a keen theatregoer wanting essential background on the shakespeare plays you see on stage. The new oxford shakespeare, for which taylor serves as lead general editor, is the first edition of the plays to credit christopher marlowe as a coauthor of shakespeares henry vi, parts. Mar 25, 2010 the new cambridge companion to shakespeare cambridge companions to literature cambridge companions to. Introductions are regularly refreshed with accounts of new critical, stage and screen interpretations. Its careful editorial principles, attractive page design and elegant typography have withstood the test of time. Twentyone essays provide lively and authoritative approaches to recent scholarship and criticism for readers keen to expand their knowledge and appreciation of shakespeare. But the ncs are the ones i find most helpful and complete. The complete works of william shakespeare by shakespeare. Cambridge school shakespeare offers an active approach to classroom shakespeare, enabling students to inhabit shakespeare s imaginative world in accessible and creative ways. This edition was published by the literary press, london on fine paper, to traditional standards, with each section sewn into the spine rather than. The new oxford shakespeare presents an entirely new consideration of all of shakespeares works, edited from first principles from the basetexts themselves, and drawing on the latest textual and. Mixed edition set of the cambridge shakespeare, uniformly and handsomely bound. The complete works of william shakespeare, illustrated by rockwell kent, introduction by christopher morley, published by garden city books, 1936, 1,527 pages.

Youll find such classics as the tempest, much ado about nothing and the taming of the shrew. The cambridge shakespeare was published in nine volumes between 1863 and 1893. A stack of shakespeare books have been released to coincide with the playwrights birthday, and the pickings are unusually rich. The works of william shakespeare the cambridge shakespeare edited by william aldis wright published by macmillan and co. Octavo, contemporary threequarter crushed scarlet morocco gilt, raised bands, marbled endpapers.

Charming set of shakespeares works in 40 miniature books, each measuring approximately 5 x 3,5 cm and cleverly displayed on a custommade miniature shelf which stands 22,5 x 20 x 6,5 cm hxwxd. King henry v the new cambridge shakespeare 9780521612647. The cambridge shakespeare guide is a beautifully packaged, perfectly sized and consummately written and informed book that serves as an essential reference guide. The appendices provide a comprehensive collection of source materials, while the stage history shows how. Aldis wright and later john glover as collaborators, was published in nine volumes by macmillan, but printed at the university press, so that it became known as the cambridge shakespeare. Students are encouraged to share shakespeares love of language, interest in character and sense of theatre in the substantially. The new cambridge companion to shakespeare written by a team of leading international scholars, this companion is designed to illuminate shakespeares works through discussion of the key topics of. Shakespeare s as you like it can appear bright or sombre in performance. This important edition was based on a thorough collation of the. The complete plays and poems of william shakespeare the new. The new cambridge companion to shakespeare edited by margreta.

Together, they provide the perfect resource for the future of shakespeare. The cambridge shakespeare 18631866, the new shakespeare 19211969, and the new cambridge shakespeare 1984. New cambridge shakespeare publisher series librarything. The series features linebyline commentaries and textual. The big book is a new onevolume edition of the complete. The actual script itself is superb the play itself runs along one side of the page with various notes explaining the meanings of words and speeches, the way it should be delivered and on occasion the way the audience.

The new oxford shakespeare consists of four interconnected publications. The artwork, while not always to my taste, really moves the story along. Over the past two decades there has been a resurgence of theatrical interest in shakespeares pericles, which has been rescued from comparative neglect and is now frequently performed. Oxford editions in particular sometimes fall prey to the. The result is a more enthusiatic view of pericles than that of other editions. The cambridge edition text, as editited by william aldis wright, including temple notes. This complete and unabridged edition contains every word that shakespeare wrote all 37 tragedies, comedies, and histories, plus the sonnets.

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