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As You Like It

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: January 1, 1988
Price: $4.99

As You Like It, Shakespeare's lighthearted comedy and one of the best-loved and most performed of all his plays, was probably written in 1599 or 1600, though it was not printed until the First Folio of 1623.
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As You Like It

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: eBook, 288 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: October 28, 2009
Price: $4.99

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Four Comedies
The Taming of the Shrew, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Merchant of Venice, Twelfth Night
Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: Paperback, 736 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: January 1, 1988
Price: $6.99

Contains The Taming of the Shrew, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Merchant of Venice and Twelfth Night. This edition of the complete works of Shakespeare contains photographs from New York Shakespeare
Festival productions, vivid readable introductions for each play by noted scholar David Bevington, a lively personal foreword by Joseph Papp... Read more >
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Four Comedies
The Taming of the Shrew, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Merchant of Venice, Twel fth Night
Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: eBook, 736 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: August 26, 2009
Price: $6.99

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Four Tragedies
Hamlet, Othello, King Lear, Macbeth
Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: Paperback, 976 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: January 1, 1988
Price: $7.99

Edited by David Bevington, internationally renowned Shakespeare scholar. With a foreword by Joseph Papp, one of the most important forces in theater today. Contained here are Hamlet, Othello, King Lear and Macbeth which are considered to be the four central works of Shakespearean tragedy and should be included in any list... Read more >
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Four Tragedies
Hamlet, Othello, King Lear, Macbeth
Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: eBook, 976 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: August 26, 2009
Price: $7.99

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Hamlet

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: Paperback, 384 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: January 1, 1988
Price: $4.99

One of the greatest plays of all time, the compelling tragedy of the tormented young prince of Denmark who must reconcile his longing for oblivion with his duty to avenge his father's murder continues to capture the imaginations of modern audiences worldwide. The ghost, Ophelia's death and burial, the play within... Read more >
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Hamlet

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: eBook, 384 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: June 12, 2013
Price: $4.99

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Henry IV, Part One

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: Paperback, 304 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: January 1, 1988
Price: $4.99

A play alive with escapades and action, comedy and history, Henry IV, Part One begins the transformation of the madcap Prince Hal into the splendid ruler King Henry. In it a rebellion against King and State is juxtaposed with another rebellion--the riotous misbehavior of Hal and his companions, principally Falstaff. A... Read more >
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Henry IV, Part One

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: eBook, 304 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: August 26, 2009
Price: $4.99

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Henry V

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: Paperback, 320 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: January 1, 1988
Price: $4.99

An exciting new edition of the complete works of Shakespeare with these features: Illustrated with photographs from New York Shakespeare Festival productions, vivid readable readable introductions for each play by noted scholar David Bevington, a lively personal foreword by Joseph Papp, an insightful essay on the play in performance, modern spelling... Read more >
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Henry V

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: eBook, 320 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: September 16, 2009
Price: $4.99

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Julius Caesar

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: January 1, 1988
Price: $4.99

In this striking tragedy of political conflict, Shakespeare turns to the ancient Roman world and to the famous assassination of Julius Caesar by his republican opponents. The play is one of tumultuous rivalry, of prophetic warnings--"Beware the ides of March"--and of moving public oratory "Friends, Romans, countrymen!" Ironies abound and most... Read more >
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Julius Caesar

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: eBook, 288 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: September 16, 2009
Price: $4.99

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King Lear

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: Paperback, 352 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: January 1, 1988
Price: $4.99

A king foolishly divides his kingdom between his scheming two oldest daughters and estranges himself from the daughter who loves him. So begins this profoundly moving and disturbing tragedy that, perhaps more than any other work in literature, challenges the notion of a coherent and just universe. The king and others... Read more >
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King Lear

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: eBook, 352 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: June 12, 2013
Price: $4.99

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Macbeth

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: Paperback, 272 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: January 1, 1988
Price: $4.99

No dramatist has ever seen with more frightening clarity into the heart and mind of a murderer than has Shakespeare in this brilliant and bloody tragedy of evil. Taunted into asserting his "masculinity" by his ambitious wife, Macbeth chooses to embrace the Weird Sisters' prophecy and kill his king--and, thus, seals... Read more >
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Macbeth

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: eBook, 272 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: June 12, 2013
Price: $4.99

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The Merchant of Venice

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: Paperback, 272 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: January 1, 1988
Price: $4.99

The Merchant of Venice is an intriguing drama of love, greed and revenge. At its heart, the play contrasts the characters of the maddened and vengeful Shylock, a Venetian moneylender, with the gracious, level-headed Portia, a wealthy young woman besieged by suitors. At the play's climax, Shylock insists that a binding... Read more >
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The Merchant of Venice

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: eBook, 272 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: September 16, 2009
Price: $4.99

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A Midsummer Night's Dream

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: eBook, 224 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: June 5, 2013
Price: $4.99

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A Midsummer Night's Dream

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: Paperback, 224 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: January 1, 1988
Price: $4.99

An exciting new edition of the complete works of Shakespeare with these features: Illustrated with photographs from New York Shakespeare Festival productions, vivid readable readable introductions for each play by noted scholar David Bevington, a lively personal foreword by Joseph Papp, an insightful essay on the play in performance, modern spelling... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, eBook and a trade paperback.

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Much Ado About Nothing

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: Paperback, 240 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: January 1, 1988
Price: $4.99

Set in a courtly world of masked revels and dances, this play turns on the archetypal story if a lady falsely accused of unfaithfulness, spurned by her bridegroom, and finally vindicated and reunited with him. Villainy, schemes, and deceit threatens to darken the brilliant humor and sparkling wordplay--but the hilarious counterplot... Read more >
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Much Ado About Nothing

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: eBook, 240 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: September 16, 2009
Price: $4.99

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Othello

Written by William Shakespeare and David Scott Kastan
Edited by David Bevington


Format: Paperback, 352 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: January 1, 1988
Price: $4.99

This great tragedy of unsurpassed intensity and emotion is played out against Renaissance splendor. The doomed marriage of Desdemona to the Moor Othello is the focus of a storm of tension, incited by the consumately evil villain Iago, that culminates in one of the most deeply moving scences in theatrical history... Read more >
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