The Complete Pelican Shakespeare – The Pelican Shakespeare

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    This major new complete edition of Shakespeare’s works combines accessibility with the latest scholarship. Each play and collection of poems is preceded by a substantial introduction that looks at textual and literary-historical issues. The texts themselves have been scrupulously edited and are accompanied by same-page notes and glossaries. Particular attention has been paid to the design of the book to ensure that this first new edition of the twenty-first century is both attractive and approachable.

    Editors
    Acknowledgments
    Publisher’s Note
    The Opening Pages of the Folio of 1623
    The Quartos

    General Introduction
    The Shakespearian Theater World
    William Shakespeare of Stratford-upon-Avon, Gentleman
    The Texts of Shakespeare
    A Comparative Table

    Nondramatic Poetry
    The Narrative Poems – edited by Jonathan Crewe:
    Venus and Adonis
    Lucrece
    The Phoenix and the Turtle
    The Passionate Pilgrim
    A Lover’s Complaint

    The Sonnets – edited by Stephen Orgel with an Introduction by John Hollander
    Index of First Lines to The Sonnets

    Comedies
    The Two Gentlemen of Verona – edited by Mary Beth Rose
    The Taming of the Shrew – edited by Stephen Orgel
    The Comedy of Errors – edited by Frances E. Dolan
    Love’s Labor’s Lost – edited by Peter Holland
    A Midsummer Night’s Dream – edited by Russ McDonald
    The Merchant of Venice – edited by A.R. Braunmuller
    The Merry Wives of Windsow – edited by Russ McDonald
    Much Ado About Nothing – edited by Peter Holland
    As You Like It – edited by Frances E. Dolan
    Twelfth Night, or, What You Will – edited by Jonathan Crewe
    The History of Troilus and Cressida – edited by Jonathan Crewe
    Measure for Measure – edited by Jonathan Crewe
    All’s Well That Ends Well – edited by Claire McEachern
    Pericles Prince of Tyre – edited by Stephen Orgel
    Cymbeline – edited by Peter Holland
    The Winter’s Tale – edited by Frances E. Dolan
    The Tempest – edited by Peter Holland

    Histories
    Genealogical Chart
    Monarchs of England
    The First Part of Henry the Sixth – edited by William Montgomery with an Introduction by Janis Lull
    The Second Part of Henry the Sixth – edited by William Montgomery with an Introduction by Janis Lull
    The Third Part of Henry the Sixth – edited by William Montgomery with an Introduction by Janis Lull
    The Tragedy of King Richard the Third – edited by Peter Holland
    The Tragedy of King Richard the Second – edited by Frances E. Dolan
    The Life and Death of King John – edited by Claire McEachern
    The First Part of King Henry the Fourth – edited by Claire McEachern
    The Second Part of King Henry the Fourth – edited by Claire McEachern
    The Life of King Henry the Fifth – edited by Claire McEachern
    The Life of King Henry the Eighth – edited by Jonathan Crewe

    Tragedies
    Titus Andronicus – edited by Russ McDonald
    Romeo and Juliet – edited by Peter Holland
    The Tragedy of Julius Caesar – edited by William Montgomery with an Introduction by Douglas Trevor
    The Tragical History of Hamlet Prince of Denmark – edited by A.R. Braunmuller
    The Tragedy of Othello the Moor of Venice – edited by Russ McDonald
    The Life of Timon of Athens – edited by Frances E. Dolan
    King Lear: The 1608 Quarto and 1623 Folio Texts – edited by Stephen Orgel
    King Lear: A Conflated Text – edited by Stephen Orgel
    Macbeth – edited by Stephen Orgel
    Antony and Cleopatra – edited by A.R. Braunmuller
    The Tragedy of Coriolanus – edited by Jonathan Crewe
    Index of Songs

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    Weight 4.1375 kg