The Arden Shakespeare Third Series
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|Format: ||Hardback, 408 pages, 3rd Revised edition Edition|
|Published In: ||United Kingdom, 21 April 2016|
King John tells the story of John's struggle to retain the crown in the face of alternative claims to the throne from France and is one of the earlier history plays. The new Arden Third series edition offers students a comprehensive introduction exploring the play's relationship to its source and to later plays in the history cycle, as well as giving a full account of its critical and performance history, including key productions in 2015 which marked the anniversary of Magna Carta. As such this is the most detailed, informative and up-to-date student edition available.
About the Author
William Shakespeare (1564-1616) was an English dramatist, poet, and actor, generally regarded as the greatest playwright of all time. John Tobin is Professor of English at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. Jesse Lander is Department Chair and Associate Professor at the Department of English, University of Notre Dame, USA.
19.8 x 12.9 centimetres (0.45 kg)|
15+ years |