Henry VI

Overview

For this new edition of Henry VI, Part Two, Roger Warren draws on his experience of the play both in rehearsal and performance to focus its theatricality and contemporary relevance, as well as providing a detailed commentary and a fresh consideration of the relation between the two original texts.
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Overview

For this new edition of Henry VI, Part Two, Roger Warren draws on his experience of the play both in rehearsal and performance to focus its theatricality and contemporary relevance, as well as providing a detailed commentary and a fresh consideration of the relation between the two original texts.
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"...not simply a better text but a new conception of Shakespeare. This is a major achievement of twentieth-century scholarship."--Times Literary Supplement

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780451503831
  • Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
  • Publication date: 3/1/1968
  • Series: Shakespeare Series
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 5.00 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Introduction 1
1592 1
The 'Henry VI' Plays in 1592 10
Plays Popular 15
Plays Unpopular 32
Upstart Crows 39
Design and Structure 51
Fife and Drum 55
Language Matters 63
Memory and Legacy 68
The Text 75
Editorial Procedures 79
Abbreviations and References 83
The First Part of Henry the Sixth 87
Index 251
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