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Troilus and Cressida
Troilus and Cressida
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812969313
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Troilus and Cressida

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $5.95

Eminent Shakespearean scholars Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen provide a fresh new edition of this classic tragedy of politics and war, honor and love—along with more than a hundred pages of exclusive features, including:
 
• an original Introduction to Troilus and Cressida
• incisive scene-by-scene synopsis and analysis with vital facts about the... Read more >
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Troilus and Cressida
Troilus and Cressida
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588368782
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Troilus and Cressida

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $1.99

Eminent Shakespearean scholars Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen provide a fresh new edition of this classic tragedy of politics and war, honor and love—along with more than a hundred pages of exclusive features, including:
 
• an original Introduction to Troilus and Cressida
• incisive scene-by-scene synopsis and analysis with vital facts about the... Read more >
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The Sunset Limited
The Sunset Limited
Written by Cormac McCarthy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307498120
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The Sunset Limited

Written by Cormac McCarthy


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 11, 2010
Price: $13.99

A startling encounter on a New York subway platform leads two strangers to a run-down tenement where a life or death decision must be made.

In that small apartment, “Black” and “White,” as the two men are known, begin a conversation that leads each back through his own history, mining the origins... Read more >
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Copenhagen
Copenhagen
Written by Michael Frayn
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307433060
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Copenhagen

Written by Michael Frayn


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: August 4, 2010
Price: $13.99

The Tony Award—winning play that soars at the intersection of science and art, Copenhagen is an explosive re-imagining of the mysterious wartime meeting between two Nobel laureates to discuss the atomic bomb.

In 1941 the German physicist Werner Heisenberg made a clandestine trip to Copenhagen to see his Danish counterpart and friend... Read more >
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Tooth of Crime
Tooth of Crime
Written by Sam Shepard
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ISBN: 9780307498359
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Tooth of Crime
Second Dance
Written by Sam Shepard


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: August 4, 2010
Price: $9.99

One of the plays that first announced Sam Shepard as an original voice in American theater, Tooth of Crime is his thrillingly innovative rock drama, published here in a revised edition that is as fresh and provocative as the original was more than thirty years ago.

An aging rock star in a... 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: 9780307757456
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The Importance of Being Earnest
And Other Plays
Written by Oscar Wilde
Introduction by Terrence McNally


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: July 21, 2010
Price: $7.99

Oscar Wilde created his final and most lasting play, comic masterpieces of all time, THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, in 1895. Considered one of the greatest THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST is a farce, playing with love, religion, and truth as it tells the tale of two men. Jack Worthing and... Read more >
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Masterpuppet Theater
Masterpuppet Theater
Written by William Shakespeare, Created by Michael Rogalski
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9781594744884
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Masterpuppet Theater

Written by William Shakespeare
Created by Michael Rogalski


Format: Non-traditional book, 96 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2010
Price: $14.95

All the world’s a stage! And with this extraordinary kit, you can dramatize the most memorable scenes in all of theatre. Contents include:
 
     •  Sixty finger puppet cards featuring Shakespeare’s most famous characters, including Hamlet, Lady Macbeth, King Lear, Othello, Shylock, and Falstaff.
     •  Twelve stand-up sets of... Read more >
Thirteen Hands And Other Plays
Thirteen Hands And Other Plays
Written by Carol Shields
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307365873
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Thirteen Hands And Other Plays

Written by Carol Shields


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2010
Price: $13.99

With a Foreword by the Author

“Before becoming a playwright I was a novelist, and one who was often impatient with the requisite description of weather or scenery or even with the business of moving people from room to room. I was more interested in the sound of people talking to each... Read more >
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The Retreat from Moscow
The Retreat from Moscow
Written by William Nicholson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307490155
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The Retreat from Moscow
A Play About a Family
Written by William Nicholson


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: May 26, 2010
Price: $10.99

How well do we know the people we marry? Is it wrong to decide it’s time to be honest? Is love enough to save a family? In The Retreat from Moscow, William Nicholson, the celebrated author of Shadowlands, tells the powerful story of a husband who decides to be truthful in... Read more >
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As You Like It
As You Like It
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812969221
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As You Like It

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $8.00

Uncertain of their standing in court and fearing for their lives, Rosalind and Orlando are forced into exile in the Forest of Arden, only to become entangled in a beguiling game of love, lust, and mistaken identity. One of Shakespeare’s great comedies, As You Like It subverts the traditional rules of... Read more >
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As You Like It
As You Like It
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588368423
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As You Like It

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $1.99

This wisely funny comedy, which contains some of Shakespeare’s loveliest poetry, contrasts a court’s world of envy and rivalry with a forest’s world of compassion and harmony. In the Forest of Arden, the banished young heroine, Rosalind, disguised as a gentleman farmer, encounters an extraordinary assemblage of characters, including a fool... Read more >
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Henry V
Henry V
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812969269
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Henry V

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $8.00

With his family’s claim to the throne uncertain, Henry seeks to secure his position by turning the country’s attention abroad. But when his outnumbered army is trapped at Agincourt, disaster seems inevitable. Shakespeare probes notions of leadership and power in this iconic depiction of England’s charismatic warrior king.

Under the editorial... Read more >
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Henry V
Henry V
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
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ISBN: 9781588368461
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Henry V

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $1.99

A triumphantly patriotic play that also casts a critical eye at war and warriors, this great epic drama depicts a charismatic ruler in a time of national struggle. The young King Henry’s victory over the French despite overwhelming odds creates a spectacle of action, color, and thundering battles. Whether the warrior-king... Read more >
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The Merchant of Venice
The Merchant of Venice
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
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ISBN: 9780812969276
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The Merchant of Venice

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $5.95

As the citizens of Venice compete for advantageous marriages, wealth, and status, a moneylender is intent on deadly revenge. Mistrust and resentment thrive in Shakespeare’s dark comedy.

Under the editorial supervision of Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen, two of today’s most accomplished Shakespearean scholars, this Modern Library series incorporates definitive texts and... Read more >
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The Merchant of Venice
The Merchant of Venice
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588368744
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The Merchant of Venice

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $2.99

This is one of Shakespeare’s darkest comedies, for the romantic story of a young man, Bassanio, who has squandered his fortune and must borrow money to woo the wealthy lady he loves is set against the more disturbing story of the Jewish moneylender Shylock and his demand for the “pound of... Read more >
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Twelfth Night
Twelfth Night
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
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ISBN: 9780812969238
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Twelfth Night

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $8.00

A pair of twins are separated by a shipwreck, each believing the other has drowned. A lovesick duke woos a countess deep in mourning for her brother, while her rowdy household plots the downfall of her puritanical steward. Disguise, confusion, and mistaken identity follow in Shakespeare’s great comedy of love in... Read more >
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Twelfth Night
Twelfth Night
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
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ISBN: 9781588368430
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Twelfth Night

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $7.99

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 self-deluded steward who dreams of becoming “Count Malvolio” only to receive his comeuppance at the hands of the merrymakers... Read more >
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The Voysey Inheritance
The Voysey Inheritance
Written by David Mamet
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307492920
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The Voysey Inheritance

Written by David Mamet


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2010
Price: $11.99

One hundred years after the first publication of The Voysey Inheritance, David Mamet resurrects Harley Granville-Barker’s classic investigation into the capitalist soul in this brilliant adaptation.
For generations, the Voysey family business has been secretly skimming money from its clients’ accounts. When Edward, designated to take over the firm from his aging... Read more >
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Improv Wisdom
Improv Wisdom
Written by Patricia Ryan Madson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307531841
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Improv Wisdom
Don't Prepare, Just Show Up
Written by Patricia Ryan Madson


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2010
Price: $11.99

In an irresistible invitation to lighten up, look around, and live an unscripted life, a master of the art of improvisation explains how to adopt the attitudes and techniques used by generations of musicians and actors.

Let’s face it: Life is something we all make up as we go along. No matter... Read more >
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Three Plays
Three Plays
Written by Howard Zinn
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ISBN: 9780807073261
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Three Plays
The Political Theater of Howard Zinn: Emma, Marx in Soho, Daughter of Venus
Written by Howard Zinn


Format: Trade Paperback, 216 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2010
Price: $18.00

World-renowned historian Howard Zinn has turned to drama to explore the legacy of Karl Marx and Emma Goldman and to delve into the intricacies of political and social conscience perhaps more deeply than traditional history permits. Three Plays brings together all this work, including the previously unpublished Daughter of Venus, along... Read more >
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Three Plays
The Political Theater of Howard Zinn: Emma, Marx in Soho, Daughter of Venus
Written by Howard Zinn


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 1, 2010
Price: $18.00

World-renowned historian Howard Zinn has turned to drama to explore the legacy of Karl Marx and Emma Goldman and to delve into the intricacies of political and social conscience perhaps more deeply than traditional history permits. Three Plays brings together all this work, including the previously unpublished Daughter of Venus, along... Read more >
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Beauty's Daughter, Monster, The Gimmick
Beauty's Daughter, Monster, The Gimmick
Written by Dael Orlandersmith
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ISBN: 9780307482051
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Beauty's Daughter, Monster, The Gimmick
Three Plays
Written by Dael Orlandersmith


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2010
Price: $13.99

The sheer exuberance of language that pours forth in Dael Orlandersmith's plays has dazzled critics and audiences alike. In these three pieces, the award-winning writer and performer celebrates the power of words to rescue the young black women she portrays from their constricted worlds.

In the Obie Award-winning play "Beauty's Daughter," Diane... Read more >
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Boston Marriage
Boston Marriage
Written by David Mamet
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307482419
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Boston Marriage

Written by David Mamet


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2010
Price: $11.99

One of America's most provocative dramatists conquers new territory with this droll comedy of errors set in a Victorian drawing room.

Anna and Claire are two bantering, scheming "women of fashion" who live together on the fringes of society.  Anna has just become the mistress of a wealthy man, from whom she has... Read more >
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The God of Hell
The God of Hell
Written by Sam Shepard
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307495709
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The God of Hell

Written by Sam Shepard


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2010
Price: $10.99

Pulitzer Prize winner Sam Shepard’s latest play is an uproarious, brilliantly provocative farce that brings the gifts of a quintessentially American playwright to bear on the current American dilemma.

Frank and Emma are a quiet, respectable couple who raise cows on their Wisconsin farm. Soon after they agree to put up Frank’s... Read more >
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The Laramie Project
The Laramie Project
Written by Moises Kaufman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307536563
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The Laramie Project

Written by Moises Kaufman


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2010
Price: $11.99

On October 7, 1998, a young gay man was discovered bound to a fence in the hills outside Laramie, Wyoming, savagely beaten and left to die in an act of hate that shocked the nation. Matthew Shepard’s death became a national symbol of intolerance, but for the people of Laramie the... Read more >
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