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For courses in Shakespeare.
Distills the best, most widely read and produced of Shakespeare s great plays
In one compact paperback, The Necessary Shakespeare showcases Shakespeare s proficiency through different genres.It comprises 20 plays and some of the sonnets and categorizes his plays as comedies, histories, or tragedies. The book demonstrates Shakespeare s development from the early The Taming of the Shrew and Richard the Third to the late The Tempest; it shows him as a remarkable poet as well as dramatist. Selections are based in part on user feedback, and in many cases are widely available on film or video.
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0134442016 / 9780134442013 The Necessary Shakespeare, Books a la Carte Edition Plus MyLiteratureLab without Pearson eText Access Card Package, 5e
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