THE OXFORD SHAKESPEARE: Othello

The Moor of Venice

Author: William Shakespeare,Michael Neill

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199535876

Category: Drama

Page: 512

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This is the first scholarly edition of Othello to give full attention to the play's bold treatment of racial themes. Designed to meet the needs of theatre professionals, the edition includes an extensive performance history, a commentary illuminating the complexities of Shakespeare's language, and appendices on music in the play and a full translation of the Italian novella from which the story derives.
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The Oxford Shakespeare: Othello

The Moor of Venice

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 0191623067

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 512

View: 2021

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The Oxford Shakespeare General Editor: Stanley Wells The Oxford Shakespeare offers authoritative texts from leading scholars in editions designed to interpret and illuminate the plays for modern readers - A new, modern-spelling text, collated and edited from all existing printings - Extensive introduction gives full attention to the play's bold treatment of racial themes, gender, and social relations - Detailed performance history designed to meet the needs of theatre professionals - On-page commentary and notes explain language, word-play, and staging - Appendices on music in the play and a full translation of the Italian novella from which the story derives - Illustrated with production photographs and related art - Full index to introduction and commentary - Durable sewn binding for lasting use 'not simply a better text but a new conception of Shakespeare. This is a major achievement of twentieth-century scholarship.' ABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, helpful notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.
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Othello

Author: Tatiana Ryckman,Edith Jones

Publisher: Cavendish Square Publishing, LLC

ISBN: 150262334X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 112

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Of his tragedies, William Shakespeare is best known for plays like Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet. Yet literary critics refer to the tragedy Othello as the most “modern” of the Bard’s plays. Othello’s treatment of race and gender make the play relatable to contemporary audiences. Reading Shakespeare Today: Othello examines the history, plot, and literary devices of the play. The book presents an in-depth look at this major work while also positioning Othello in our digital age.
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Othello

Author: Mark Mussari

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish

ISBN: 9780761446767

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 112

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"A literary analysis of the play Othello. Includes information on the history and culture of Elizabethan England"--Provided by publisher.
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Complete Works

Author: William Shakespeare,Royal Shakespeare Company

Publisher: Modern Library (Hardcover)

ISBN: N.A

Category: Drama

Page: 2485

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An authoritative, modernized edition of the complete works of the great Elizabethan dramatist offers the complete texts of every comedy, tragedy, and history play, along with key facts about each work, a plot summary, major roles, sources, textual history, glossaries, and other helpful textual notes. 100,000 first printing.
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American Journal of Philology

Author: Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve,Charles William Emil Miller,Benjamin Dean Meritt,Tenney Frank,Harold Fredrik Cherniss,Henry Thompson Rowell

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Classical philology

Page: N.A

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Each number includes "Reviews and book notices."
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