Signed Edition Sweepstakes
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »

spacer

The Tragedy of Julius Caesar (New Folger Library Shakespeare)

by

The Tragedy of Julius Caesar (New Folger Library Shakespeare) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Folger Shakespeare Library

The world's leading center for Shakespeare studies

Each edition includes:

• Freshly edited text based on the best early printed version of the play

• Full explanatory notes conveniently placed on pages facing the text of the play

• Scene-by-scene plot summaries

• A key to famous lines and phrases

• An introduction to reading Shakespeare's language

• An essay by an outstanding scholar providing a modern perspective on the play

• Illustrations from the Folger Shakespeare Library's vast holdings of rare books

Essay by Coppélia Kahn

The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C., is home to the world's largest collection of Shakespeare's printed works, and a magnet for Shakespeare scholars from around the globe. In addition to exhibitions open to the public throughout the year, the Folger offers a full calendar of performances and programs.

Synopsis:

For seventy-five years, the Folger Shakespeare Library has been the most respected resource for the scholarship and teaching of William Shakespeare. The editions are designed with everyone in mind—from students and teachers to general readers.

Synopsis:

These updated editions of classic plays feature new cover art along with the complete text of each work, full explanatory notes, scene-by-scene plot summaries, a key to famous lines and phrases, and illustrations from the Folger Shakespeare Library's vast holdings of rare books. Reissue. (Plays/Drama)

About the Author

The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C., is home to the world’s largest collection of Shakespeare’s printed works and a magnet for Shakespeare scholars from around the globe. In addition to exhibitions open to the public throughout the year, the Folger Shakespeare Library offers a full calendar of performances and programs. For more information, visit Folger.edu.

Barbara A. Mowat is Director of Academic Programs at the Folger Shakespeare Library, Editor of Shakespeare Quarterly, Chair of the Folger Institute, and author of The Dramaturgy of Shakespeare's Romances and of essays on Shakespeare's plays and on the editing of the plays.

Paul Werstine is Professor of English at King's College and the Graduate School of the University of Western Ontario, Canada. He is the author of many papers and articles on the printing and editing of Shakespeare's plays and was Associate Editor of the annual Medieval and Renaissance Drama in England from 1980 to 1989.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780743482745
Editor:
Copeland, Brenda
Publisher:
Washington Square Press
Editor:
Copeland, Brenda
Editor:
Mowat, Barbara A.
Editor:
Werstine, Paul
Author:
m Shakespeare
Author:
Willia
Author:
Shakespeare, William
Subject:
General
Subject:
Shakespeare
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
General Performing Arts
Subject:
General Drama
Subject:
General Drama
Subject:
History
Subject:
Conspiracies
Subject:
Assassins
Subject:
Drama-Shakespeare Plays
Subject:
William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar, assassination, history, tragedy, play, Brutus, Octavian, Mark Antony, Cicero, Calpurnia,
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B101
Series:
Folger Shakespeare Library
Publication Date:
January 1992
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
6.75 x 4.19 in 5.11 oz

Other books you might like

  1. The Giver
    Used Mass Market $4.95
  2. The Odyssey
    Used Trade Paper $9.00
  3. Night
    Used Mass Market $3.50
  4. Lord of the Flies
    Used Mass Market $3.50
  5. A Christmas Carol (Dover Thrift...
    New Trade Paper $1.50
  6. A Step from Heaven
    Used Trade Paper $2.95

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Drama » Shakespeare » Plays
Arts and Entertainment » Drama » Shakespeare » Works
Arts and Entertainment » Sale Books
Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z

The Tragedy of Julius Caesar (New Folger Library Shakespeare) Used Mass Market
0 stars - 0 reviews
$4.50 In Stock
Product details 288 pages Washington Square Press - English 9780743482745 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , For seventy-five years, the Folger Shakespeare Library has been the most respected resource for the scholarship and teaching of William Shakespeare. The editions are designed with everyone in mind—from students and teachers to general readers.
"Synopsis" by , These updated editions of classic plays feature new cover art along with the complete text of each work, full explanatory notes, scene-by-scene plot summaries, a key to famous lines and phrases, and illustrations from the Folger Shakespeare Library's vast holdings of rare books. Reissue. (Plays/Drama)
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.