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  • ISBN: 9780792751854 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 079275185X (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (2hr., 11 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Complete Arkangel Shakespeare : 2014.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Bob Peck (Prospero), Adrian Lester (Ariel), Jennifer Ehle (Miranda), Simon Russell Beale (Antonio), Jamie Glover (Ferdinand), Richard McCabe (Caliban).
Summary, etc.:
This haunting drama of vengeance and forgiveness crowns the group of tragicomic romances that Shakespeare composed at the end of his career. Sometimes read as his farewell to the stage, the play contains some of Shakespeare's most lyrical verse. Prospero, wise Duke of Milan, has been deposed by Antonio, his wicked brother, and exiled with his daughter Miranda to a mysterious island. But Prospero possesses supernatural powers. Aided by the spirit Ariel, Prospero uses his magical art to bring his enemies under his control.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Shipwreck survival > Drama.
Fathers and daughters > Drama.
Castaways > Drama.
Magicians > Drama.

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