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The tragedy of Richard III / by William Shakespeare ; edited by Barbara A. Mowat and Paul Werstine.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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New Folger Library Shakespeare.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jay Co PL - Portland 822.33 S527rh (Text) 76383000463023 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1476786925
  • ISBN: 9781476786926
  • Physical Description: lxv, 382 pages : illustrations, genealogical table ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: Updated edition, Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
This edition contains freshly edited text based on the best early printed version of the play; explanatory notes placed on pages facing the text of the play; scene-by-scene plot summaries; a key to the play's famous lines and phrases; an introduction to reading Shakespeare's language; an essay by Phyllis Rackin providing a modern perspective on the play; images from the Folger Shakespeare Library's holdings of rare books; an annotated guide to further reading.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-379).
Formatted Contents Note:
Shakespeare's 'Richard III' -- Reading Shakespeare's language: 'Richard III' -- Shakespeare's life -- Shakespeare's theater -- The publication of Shakespeare's plays -- An introduction to this text -- The tragedy of Richard III: text of the play with commentary -- Longer notes -- Textual notes -- 'Richard III': a modern perspective / by Phyllis Rackin -- Further reading -- Key to famous lines and phrases.
Subject: Richard III, King of England, 1452-1485 > Drama.
Great Britain > History > Richard III, 1483-1485 > Drama.
Genre: Historical drama.
Tragedies (Drama)

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