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Hamlet: Arden Texts of 1603 and 1623

Paperback, 15/01/2007, £12.99
Presents the "First Quarto text of 1603" and the "Folio Text of 1623". This title is useful for scholars and students of textual history, or to those studying "Hamlet". It presents the plays with annotations and the introduction contains the stage history of the "First Quarto" text.

Six Minutes in May: How Churchill Unexpectedly Became Prime Minister

Paperback, 05/04/2018, £10.99
*** Selected as a 2017 Book of the Year in the Guardian, Daily Telegraph, Observer and The Economist ***`A gripping story of Churchill's unlikely rise to power' ObserverLondon, May 1940.

Big Ideas: The Little Book of Shakespeare

Paperback, 07/06/2018, £8.99

Shakespeare, Not Stirred

Hardback, 22/10/2015, £9.99
Suitable for readers who downed Tequila Mockingbird and felt the force of William Shakespeare's Star Wars will thrill to its intoxicating mix of literary nerdery and cheeky wordplay.

Shakespeare's Originality

Hardback, 20/03/2018, £26.49
This compact, engaging book puts Shakespeare's originality in historical context and looks at how he worked with his sources: the plays, poems, chronicles and romances on which his own plays are based.

MERCHANT OF VENICE

Hardback, 26/07/2016, £10.40
A complex and controversial play from the master playwright

New Cambridge Shakespeare: Hamlet Prince of Denmark

Paperback, 07/02/2019, £8.99
The third edition of Hamlet offers a completely new introduction to this rich, mysterious play. Supplemented by an updated reading list, extensive illustrations and helpful appendices, this edition features revised commentary notes explicitly designed for the student reader, offering the very best in contemporary criticism of this great tragedy.

Shakespeare

Hardback, 25/04/2008, £7.10
William dreams of acting and writing plays. This ambition takes him from the quiet country town of Stratford to the great playhouses of London, where his talent takes the city by storm... The life of Britain's most famous playwright told for children ready to tackle longer and more complex books.

Henry IV: Parts I and II (Shakespeare Handbook)

Paperback, 09/05/2008, £16.99
This engaging double-volume Handbook explores the Henry IV plays as texts for performance as they unfold, moment by moment, on the stage. With scene-by-scene commentary, and including an account of their life on stage, film and in criticism, this guide illuminates two plays that together rank as one of Shakespeare's greatest achievements.

Webster: The Duchess of Malfi (Shakespeare Handbook)

Paperback, 01/09/2014, £16.99
This introductory guide to one of Webster's most widely-studied plays offers a scene-by-scene theatrically aware commentary, a brief history of the text and first performances, case studies of key performances and productions, a survey of film and TV adaptations, and a wide sampling of critical opinion and annotated further reading.