THE OXFORD SHAKESPEARE: Othello:The Moor of Venice (Kobo eBook)

THE OXFORD SHAKESPEARE: Othello:The Moor of Venice By William Shakespeare, Michael Neill Cover Image
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The Oxford ShakespeareGeneral Editor: Stanley WellsThe Oxford Shakespeare offers authoritative texts from leading scholars in editions designed to interpret and illuminate the plays for modern readers- A new, modern-spelling text, collated and edited from all existing printings- Extensive introduction gives full attention to the play's bold treatment of racial themes, gender, and social relations- Detailed performance history designed to meet the needs of theatre professionals- On-page commentary and notes explain language, word-play, and staging- Appendices on music in the play and a full translation of the Italian novella from which the story derives- Illustrated with production photographs and related art- Full index to introduction and commentary- Durable sewn binding for lasting use'not simply a better text but a new conception of Shakespeare. This is a major achievement of twentieth-century scholarship.'

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ISBN-13: 9780191623066
Publisher: OUP Oxford
Publication Date: April 16th, 2008