Complete Works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare, Lewis Theobald

By William Shakespeare, Lewis Theobald

Features:
* illustrated with hundreds and hundreds of lovely photographs in relation to Shakespeare’s lifestyles, destinations and works
* annotated with concise introductions to the performs and different works
* photos of the way the performs first seemed in print, giving your Kindle a style of the Elizabethan texts
* ALL 38 performs and every with their very own contents desk – navigate simply among acts and scenes – locate that unique citation quickly!
* even comprises 17 apocryphal performs, with mysterious works comparable to THE beginning OF MERLIN and VORTIGERN AND ROWENA, to be had nowhere else
* features a detailed misplaced performs part, with concise details on Shakespeare’s misplaced works
* contains the distinctive bonus play of DOUBLE FALSEHOOD, which the critic Lewis Theobald claimed used to be Shakespeare’s misplaced play in 1727. make a decision for your self – may this quite be the lengthy misplaced CARDENIO?
* the entire sonnets and different poetry, with first-class formatting of their personal distinct contents desk – locate that distinctive sonnet quick and easily!
* even comprises apocryphal poems on hand nowhere else, offered with short introductions
* designated BONUS textual content of Charles and Mary Lamb’s variations for kids, with their unique Victorian artwork
* EVEN encompasses a distinct resources part – spend hours exploring infrequent medieval texts that formed Shakespeare’s maximum works. E.g. Thomas Kyd’s play that encouraged HAMLET, Holinshed’s Chronicles that encouraged heritage performs and the nice MACBETH and lots of more!
* Geoffrey Chaucer’s vintage works that encouraged TROILUS AND CRESSIDA and NOBLE KINSMEN
* boasts at the least five biographies – discover the bard’s mysterious lifestyles from a number of assets throughout history
* the exact literary feedback part boasts eleven works through writers as various as Samuel Johnson, Coleridge, Pope, Bernard Shaw and Tolstoy
* scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres
* a entrance grasp desk of contents, permitting effortless navigation round Shakespeare’s oeuvre
* up-to-date with a unique 'Glossary of Elizabethan Language', so as to relief your comprehension of adverse phrases and phrases
* up-to-date with more desirable formatting of the performs, in accordance with customers' feedback

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The Plays
ALL 38 PLAYS

The misplaced Plays
with info and DOUBLE FALSEHOOD

The Sources
LIST OF THE PLAYS’ SOURCES

The Apocryphal Plays
THE delivery OF MERLIN
VORTIGERN AND ROWENA and plenty of more!

The Adaptations
TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE through CHARLES AND MARY LAMB

The Poetry
THE SONNETS
VENUS AND ADONIS and more

The Apocryphal Poetry
TO THE QUEEN and more!

The Criticism
PREFACE TO SHAKESPEARE AND NOTES ON PLAY by way of SAMUEL JOHNSON
ON SHAKESPEARE via LEO TOLSTOY
EXTRACTS FROM WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE by way of VICTOR HUGO
SHAKESPEARE'S angle towards THE operating sessions by way of ERNEST CROSBY
A LETTER via GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
and many more!

The Biographies
SOME ACCOUNT OF THE lifetime of MR. WILLIAM SHAKESPEAR through NICHOLAS ROWE
SHAKESPEARE: HIS lifestyles, artwork, AND CHARACTERS by means of HENRY NORMAN HUDSON
LIFE OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE by way of SIR SIDNEY LEE
SHAKESPEARE'S misplaced YEARS IN LONDON by means of ARTHUR ACHESON
THE humans FOR WHOM SHAKESPEARE WROTE via CHARLES DUDLEY WARNER

Shakespeare’s final Will and Testament

Glossary of Elizabethan Language

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But if the practice of rejecting appeals to judicial authorities, and bringing questions of a private nature, for discussion in a Theatre to the total defeat of the purpose for which alone an audience is assembled, be sanctioned by the success of the present proceedingthe consequence is obvious. The Drama, which, well conducted, may be rendered so instrumental to the best purposes of society, must experience annihilation. Education, talents and respectability, will fly from the stage: and good sense, taste and decorum, from the rest of the Theatre.

Caldwell to have his benefit. CIVIS. City Gazette and Commercial Daily Advertiser 15 March 1817 TO THE PUBLIC It was my intention, in reply to Mr. Caldwell's Address, which first appeared in the City Gazette, to have fully described some general principles relative to the customary regulations for a Theatre, and to have proved the impropriety of any other appeal, on points of contract, than to the laws of the country. Volumes, however, would not manifest that position so clearly, as the ravages committed last night.

Holman has consistently conducted himself as a man of honour, while Mr. Caldwell has behaved in a manner which deprives him of all pretentions to such a character. Page 24 A statement of the transaction and a copy of the whole correspondence is in the possession of Mr. Holman, and may be seen by any gentleman who will take the trouble to call on him. The gentlemen who make this communication have left their names with the editors. Southern Patriot, and Commercial Advertiser 7 June 1817 TO THE PUBLIC OF CHARLESTON Mr.

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