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Henry IV, Part 1
Henry IV, Part 1
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812969245
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Henry IV, Part 1

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: August 25, 2009
Price: $8.00

Henry IV sits on a usurped throne, his conscience and his nobles in revolt, while his son Hal is immersed in a self-indulgent life of revelry with the notorious Sir John Falstaff. Shakespeare explores questions of kingship and honor in this masterly mingling of history, comedy, and tragedy.

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Noises Off
Noises Off
Written by Michael Frayn
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307488886
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Noises Off

Written by Michael Frayn


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2008
Price: $13.99

Noises Off, the classic farce by the Tony Award—winning author of Copenhagen, is not one play but two: simultaneously a traditional sex farce, Nothing On, and the backstage “drama” that develops during Nothing On’s final rehearsal and tour. The two begin to interlock as the characters make their exits from Nothing... Read more >
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The Importance of Being Earnest
The Importance of Being Earnest
Written by Oscar Wilde, Introduction by Terrence McNally
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ISBN: 9780812967142
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The Importance of Being Earnest
And Other Plays
Written by Oscar Wilde
Introduction by Terrence McNally


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: June 8, 2004
Price: $10.95

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Shakespeare A to Z
Shakespeare A to Z
Written by Charles Boyce
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385313612
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Shakespeare A to Z
The Essential Reference to His Plays, His Poems, His Life and Times, and More
Written by Charles Boyce


Format: Trade Paperback, 752 pages
On Sale: November 10, 1991
Price: $24.00

What famous essayist insisted that Shakespeare's play were unfit for performance?

Which two plays center on the Hundred Years' War?

In which scene of Romeo and Juliet does the nurse report--falsely--that Juliet is dead and thus seal Romeo's tragic fate?

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The Winter's Tale
The Winter's Tale
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
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ISBN: 9781588368362
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The Winter's Tale

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 4, 2009
Price: $2.99

One of the last plays Shakespeare penned on his own, The Winter’s Tale is a transcendent work of death and rebirth, exploring irrational sexual jealousy, the redemptive world of nature, and the magical power of art.

Under the editorial supervision of Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen, two of today’s most accomplished Shakespearean... Read more >
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Three Uses of the Knife
Three Uses of the Knife
Written by David Mamet
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ISBN: 9780804151085
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Three Uses of the Knife
On the Nature and Purpose of Drama
Written by David Mamet


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2013
Price: $9.99

The purpose of theater, like magic like religion…ids to inspire cleansing awe. With bracing directness and aphoristic authority, one of our greatest living playwrights addresses the questions: What makes good drama? And why does drama matter in an age that is awash in information and entertainment? David Mamet believes that the...

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Othello
Othello
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
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ISBN: 9781588368324
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Othello

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 25, 2009
Price: $2.99

Though this great tragedy of unsurpassed intensity and emotion is played out against Renaissance splendor, its story of the doomed marriage of a Venetian senator’s daughter, Desdemona, to a Moorish general, Othello, is especially relevant to modern audiences. The differences in race and background create an initial tension that allows the... Read more >
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The Palm at the End of the Mind
The Palm at the End of the Mind
Written by Wallace Stevens, Edited by Holly Stevens
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ISBN: 9780679724452
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The Palm at the End of the Mind
Selected Poems and a Play
Written by Wallace Stevens
Edited by Holly Stevens


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: February 19, 1990
Price: $16.95

A collection that all the major long poems and sequences, and every shorter poem of lasting value in Stevens' career. Edited by Holly Stevens, it includes some poems not printed in his earlier Collected Works. Read more >
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Measure for Measure
Measure for Measure
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
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ISBN: 9781588368751
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Measure for Measure

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $2.99

Eminent Shakespearean scholars Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen provide a fresh new edition of this powerful play that explores sexual hypocrisy and questions morality at all levels of society. This volume also includes more than a hundred pages of exclusive features, including:
 
• an original Introduction to Measure for Measure
• incisive scene-by-scene... Read more >
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Comedies, vol. 1
Comedies, vol. 1
Written by William Shakespeare
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679443636
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Comedies, vol. 1
Volume 1
Written by William Shakespeare


Format: Hardcover, 800 pages
On Sale: July 10, 1995
Price: $24.00

 

Shakespeare forged his tremendous art in the crucible of his comic imagination, which throughout his life enveloped and contained his tragic one. His early comedies—with their baroque poetic exuberance, intense theatricality, explosive bursts of humor, and superbly concrete realizations of the dialects of love—capture as in a chrysalis all that he...

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