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Sir John Gielgud, Zoe Caldwell, Ian Richardson, Jeremy Irons and other established actors, actresses and theatre directors have written forewards describing the plays in actual performance. John Andrews's introductions provide up-to-the-minute interpretation of the structure, atmosphere and content of each play and comment on sources and influences.
Part of the "Everyman Shakespeare" series, this book provides facing-page text and notes, a chronology of Shakespeare's life and times and a selection of critical and theatrical responses to "Macbeth" over the centuries.
The Everyman Shakespeare is the most authoritative, up-to-date paperback edition of the plays and poems. Uniquely among existing editions it provides face-to-face text and notes, a chronology of Shakespeare's life and times, an up-to- date commentary o the structure, atmosphere and content of the play and on its sources and influences.
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