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Delphi Complete Works of William Shakespeare

Series Two

by William Shakespeare

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Finally, the world's greatest writer receives the scholarly Delphi treatment. This incredible eBook offers every Shakespearean play, poem, apocryphal work and much, much more! Now you can truly own all of Shakespeare's works and a wealth of BONUS material on your eReader, and all in ONE well-organised file. (Version 6)

  • concise introductions to the plays and other works

  • images of how the plays first appeared in print, giving your eReader a taste of the Elizabethan texts

  • ALL 38 plays and each with their own contents table – navigate easily between acts and scenes – find that special quotation quickly!

  • even includes 17 apocryphal plays available nowhere else

  • contains a special LOST PLAYS section, with concise information on Shakespeare's lost works

  • includes the special bonus play of DOUBLE FALSEHOOD

  • ALL the sonnets and other poetry, with excellent formatting, in their own special contents table – find that special sonnet quickly and easily!

  • packed full of hundreds of beautiful images relating to Shakespeare's life, locations and works

  • EVEN includes a special SOURCES section – spend hours discovering rare medieval texts that shaped Shakespeare's greatest works.

  • INCLUDES no less than 5 biographies – explore the bard's mysterious life from multiple sources across history

  • the SPECIAL literary criticism section boasts 11 works by writers as varied as Samuel Johnson, Coleridge, Pope, Bernard Shaw and Tolstoy

  • scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres

  • includes a special 'Glossary of Elizabethan Language', which will aid your comprehension of difficult words and phrases

  • UPDATED with line numbers to all 38 plays, in response to customers' requests

  • UPDATED with a special Quotations section, with hundreds of famous quotations from the plays and poetry

    This eBook is quite simply stunning and deserves a place in the digital library of all lovers of literature.

    CONTENTS

    The Plays

    ALL 38 PLAYS

    The Lost Plays

    LOVE'S LABOUR'S WON

    CARDENIO

    DOUBLE FALSEHOOD

    The Sources

    LIST OF THE PLAYS' SOURCES

    The Apocryphal Plays

    ARDEN OF FAVERSHAM

    THE BIRTH OF MERLIN

    KING EDWARD III

    LOCRINE

    THE LONDON PRODIGAL

    THE PURITAN

    THE SECOND MAIDEN'S TRAGEDY

    SIR JOHN OLDCASTLE

    THOMAS LORD CROMWELL

    A YORKSHIRE TRAGEDY

    SIR THOMAS MORE

    FAIR EM

    MUCEDORUS

    THE MERRY DEVIL OF EDMONTON

    EDMUND IRONSIDE

    THOMAS OF WOODSTOCK

    VORTIGERN AND ROWENA

    The Adaptations

    TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE BY CHARLES AND MARY LAMB

    The Poetry

    THE SONNETS

    VENUS AND ADONIS

    THE RAPE OF LUCRECE

    THE PASSIONATE PILGRIM

    THE PHOENIX AND THE TURTLE

    A LOVER'S COMPLAINT

    The Apocryphal Poetry

    TO THE QUEEN

    A FUNERAL ELEGY FOR MASTER WILLIAM PETER

    SONNETS TO SUNDRY NOTES OF MUSIC

    The Criticism

    PREFACE TO SHAKESPEARE AND NOTES ON PLAY BY SAMUEL JOHNSON

    NOTES TO COMEDIES BY SAMUEL JOHNSON

    A STUDY OF SHAKESPEARE BY ALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE

    and many more!

    The Biographies

    SHAKESPEARE: HIS LIFE, ART, AND CHARACTERS BY HENRY NORMAN HUDSON

    and many more!

    Shakespeare's Last Will and Testament

    Resources:

    Quotations

    Glossary of Elizabethan Language

  • Publication Details

    Publisher:
    PublishDrive
    Imprint:
    Delphi Classics
    Publication Date:
    2015
    Series:
    Series Two

    Format

    • Kindle Book
    • OverDrive Read 29.6 MB
    • Adobe EPUB eBook 29.6 MB
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