The Winter's Tale (The New Cambridge Shakespeare series) / Edition 1

The Winter's Tale (The New Cambridge Shakespeare series) / Edition 1

by William Shakespeare
     
 

This newly-edited 2007 edition of The Winter's Tale comes with a detailed introduction and full commentary.See more details below

Overview

This newly-edited 2007 edition of The Winter's Tale comes with a detailed introduction and full commentary.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521293730
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/28/2007
Series:
New Cambridge Shakespeare Series
Pages:
308
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Genre and title; Iterative patterns: sameness with a difference; Leontes' jealousy in criticism and performance; 'Exit pursued by a bear'; The figure of Time; Act 5 and the triumphs of Time; The Winter's Tale's sense of an ending: happiness qualified; Date; Sources; Note on the text; List of characters; The play; Supplementary notes; Textual analysis; Appendices: A. Simon Forman's notes on The Winter's Tale; B. Some doubling possibilities in The Winter's Tale; C. The Winter's Tale in performance: selected issues, scenes, and passages; D. The Winter's Tale: a select performance chronology; Reading list.

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