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Twelfth Night

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Signet Classic: 1998

Seller ID: 0130387

ISBN: 0451526767

Condition: Good


Our Signet Classic Shakespeare Series was extensively revised in 1998. We offer the best of everything -- unforgettable works edited by eminent Shakespeare scholars, comprehensive notes on the text, an essay on Shakespeare's life and times, source material, critical commentaries, extensive bibliographies, and footnotes. And there's more-- Grow with the times by including both historical and thoroughly contemporary critical commentary on such issues as feminist, political, and theatrical interpretations of the plays -- with recent full-length essays by such respected scholars as Frank Kermo... View more info

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The Tempest

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Oxford: 1998

Seller ID: 0131136

ISBN: 0192834142

Condition: Good


Though written near the end of his career, The Tempest stands first in Shakespeare's First Folio of 1623. Recently redefined by modern criticism as a romance, the play has been read as an escapist fantasy, a political allegory, and a celebratory fiction. Most often, however, The Tempest is interpreted as a summary of Shakespeare's view of his own art of playwriting. In this edition, Stephen Orgel reassesses the evidence for each of these critical speculations, and finds the play to be both more open and more historically determined than traditional views have allowed. The text has been newly e... View more info

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Othello

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $7.99

Publisher: RSC: 2009

Seller ID: 0140356

ISBN: 0812969154

Condition: Good


Shakespeare shines a fierce spotlight on the jealous heart and on our attitudes toward the outsider. A story of its time and for our time, full of terror and beauty, "Othello" is urgent, gripping, radical, and beautiful. Under the editorial supervision of Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen, two of today's most accomplished Shakespearean scholars, this Modern Library series incorporates definitive texts and authoritative notes from William Shakespeare: Complete Works. Each play includes an Introduction as well as an overview of Shakespeare's theatrical career; commentary on past and current p... View more info

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Hamlet (No Fear)

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Sparknotes: 2003

Seller ID: 0070291

ISBN: 1586638440

Condition: Very good


"No Fear Shakespeare" gives you the complete text of "Hamlet" on the left-hand page, side-by-side with an easy-to-understand translation on the right. Each No Fear Shakespeare containsThe complete text of the original playA line-by-line translation that puts Shakespeare into everyday languageA complete list of characters with descriptionsPlenty of helpful commentary View more info

Othello

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Signet: 1998

Seller ID: 0142296

ISBN: 071149004952

Condition: Very good


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Sophie's Choice

By: William Styron

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Random House: 1979

Seller ID: 0117055

ISBN: 0385364148

Condition: Very good


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A Tidewater Morning

By: William Styron

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Vintage: 1993

Seller ID: 0134111

ISBN: 0679754490

Condition: Very good


In this brilliant collection of "long short stories, " the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Sophie's Choice returns to the coastal Virginia setting of his first novels. Through the eyes of a man recollecting three episodes from his youth, William Styron explores with new eloquence death, loss, war, and racism. View more info

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Vanity Fair

By: William Thackeray

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Penguin Classic: 2001

Seller ID: 0137513

ISBN: 0141439831

Condition: Good


No one is better equipped in the struggle for wealth and worldly success than the alluring and ruthless Becky Sharp, who defies her impoverished background to clamber up the class ladder. Her sentimental companion Amelia, however, longs only for caddish soldier George. As the two heroines make their way through the tawdry glamour of Regency society, battles--military and domestic--are fought, fortunes made and lost. The one steadfast and honourable figure in this corrupt world is Dobbin with his devotion to Amelia, bringing pathos and depth to Thackeray's gloriously satirical epic of love and ... View more info

The Bedford Reader Second Edition

By: X J Kennedy

Price: $7.99

Publisher: St. Martins: 1985

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 0041217

ISBN: 0312071191

Condition: Good


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