Othello

Othello

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by William Shakespeare
     
 

ISBN-10: 1403946337

ISBN-13: 9781403946331

Pub. Date: 05/28/2007

Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's

The most striking difference between Othello and Shakespeare's other tragedies is its more intimate scale. Because the play focuses on personal rather than public life, Othello's private descent into jealous obsession is especially chilling to behold. This invaluable new study guide to one of Shakespeare's greatest tragedies contains a selection of the finest…  See more details below

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The most striking difference between Othello and Shakespeare's other tragedies is its more intimate scale. Because the play focuses on personal rather than public life, Othello's private descent into jealous obsession is especially chilling to behold. This invaluable new study guide to one of Shakespeare's greatest tragedies contains a selection of the finest criticism through the centuries on Othello, including commentaries by such important critics as Voltaire, Charles Lamb, A. C. Swinburne, T. S. Eliot, and many others. Studients will also benefit from the additional features in this volume, including an introduction by Harold Bloom, an accessible summary of the plot, an analysis of several key passages, a comprehensive list of characters, a biography of Shakespeare, essays discussing the main currents of criticism in each century since Shakespeare's time, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403946331
Publisher:
Bedford/St. Martin's
Publication date:
05/28/2007
Pages:
350
Product dimensions:
5.47(w) x 8.27(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

Othello - William Shakespeare - Edited by Alvin Kernank Samuel Taylor Coleridge: [Comments on 'Othello']
Maynard Mack: The Jacobean Shakespeare: Some Observations on the Construction of the Tragedies
Madelon Gholke Sprengnether: 'I wooed thee with my sword': Shakespeare's Tragic Paradigms
Sylvan Barnet: 'Othello' on the Stage and Screen

NEWLY ADDED ESSAYS:
Marvin Carlson: Othello in Vienna, 1991

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Othello 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 80 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Not english version
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
There seems to be something wrong with Act IV in this version and it will not open on my Nook or on my PC... Either way I would go with a different version.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
It works. Its a book. But there were so many typos and random numbers everywhere, it was annoying to read. But for desperate students, its cheaper than buying the book.
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