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Ford: 'Tis Pity She's a Whore (Shakespeare Handbook)

Paperback, 09/05/2012, £16.99
£15.29
This introductory guide to one of Ford's most read and performed 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 further reading.

Webster: The Duchess of Malfi (Shakespeare Handbook)

Paperback, 01/09/2014, £16.99
£15.29
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.

Webster: The White Devil (Shakespeare Handbook)

Paperback, 24/04/2012, £16.99
£15.29
This introductory guide to one of Webster's most widely-studied plays offers a scene-by-scene commentary of the play in performance, a brief history of the text and first performances, case studies of key productions, a wide sampling of critical opinion and further reading.

Twelfth Night (Shakespeare Handbook)

Paperback, 12/08/2005, £16.99
£15.29
This book opens up Twelfth Night as a play to see and hear, provides useful contextual and source material, and considers the critical and theatrical reception over four centuries.

As You Like It (Shakespeare Handbook)

Paperback, 12/08/2005, £16.99
£15.29
The commentary at the centre of this Handbook introduces students to the play as it would be experienced in performance. Other sections provide basic information about the text and its first performances, a brief description of the main political and cultural currents of the time and the popular kinds of entertainment, drama and comedy.

Midsummer Night's Dream (Shakespeare Handbook)

Paperback, 25/11/2008, £16.99
£15.29
This introductory guide to one Shakespeare's most read and performed 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.

Julius Caesar 3ed

Paperback, 25/06/1998, £8.99
£8.09
This edition of "Julius Caesar" provides a lively edition of one of Shakespeare's most familiar and studied plays. The introduction sets the play in the context of the last years of Elizabeth I's reign, with rebellion stirring and conflicts over the calendar.

King Richard II 3ed

Paperback, 21/03/2002, £9.99
£8.99
This annotated edition of "King Richard II" takes a fresh look at the first part of Shakespeare's second tetralogy of history plays, showing how it relates to the other plays in the sequence.

King John

Paperback, 14/08/2008, £8.99
£8.09

King Henry IV Part I (Ed. DS Kastan) Arden Shakespeare

Paperback, 07/11/2002, £11.99
£10.79
David Scott Kastan's lucid exploration of the remarkable richness and ambitious design of "King Henry IV Part I" reveals the play to be almost a treatise on the central relationship between value and political authority.

Tempest 3ed

Paperback, 24/06/2011, £8.99
£8.09
The Tempest isone of Shakespeare's enduringly popular and much-studied later plays. The introduction has been extended to focus on new scholarship about the play's first production and to take account of major theatre and film versions since first publication in 1999, including Julie Taymor's 2010 film starring Helen Mirren.