The Tempest

The Tempest

by William Shakespeare

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Overview

The complete play in an accessible format, on-page notes, introduction setting the context, timeline, character and theme indexes. Set the scene with perfectly pitched introductions that introduce key contexts, concerns and stylistic features, and examine different performances and interpretations.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781535097925
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 05/19/2017
Edition description: Large Print
Pages: 60
Sales rank: 608,747
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.12(d)
Lexile: NP (what's this?)

About the Author

William Shakespeare (1564 – 1616) was an English playwright, renowned by many as the world's greatest writer in the English Language. Among his plays are Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, and Macbeth, to name but a few.

Date of Death:

2018

Place of Birth:

Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom

Place of Death:

Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom

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Table of Contents

List of abbreviations and conventions; Preface to the second edition; Introduction; Note on the text; List of characters; The play; Textual analysis; Appendix 1. The songs; Appendix 2. Parallel passages from Virgil and Ovid; Appendix 3. And others: casting the play; Reading list.

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