The tragedy of Julius Caesar / by William Shakespeare ; edited by Barbara A. Mowat and Paul Werstine.
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|Jay Co PL - Portland||822.33 S527 (Text)||76383000462124||Adult Non-Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781439196717
- ISBN: 1439196710
- Physical Description: lii, 251 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm.
- Edition: Simon & Schuster paperback edition.
- Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2011.
"An updated edition with detailed notes from the world's leading center for Shakespeare studies"--Cover.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-247)
Shakespeare may have written Julius Caesar as the first of his plays to be performed at the Globe, in 1599. For it, he turned to a key event in Roman history: Caesar's death at the hands of friends and fellow politicians. Renaissance writers disagreed over the assassination, seeing Brutus, a leading conspirator, as either hero or villain. Shakespeare's play keeps this debate alive.
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