The Arden Shakespeare is the established scholarly edition of Shakespeare's plays. Now in its third series, Arden offers the best in contemporary scholarship. Each volume guides you to a deeper understanding and appreciation of Shakespeare's work.
This edition of Troilus and Cressida provides:
- A clear and authoritative text, edited to the highest standards of scholarship.
- Detailed notes and commentary on the same page as the text.
- A full, illustrated introduction to the play's historical, cultural and performance contexts.
- An in-depth survey of critical approaches to the play.
- An invaluable index to the introduction and notes.
- A select bibliography of references and further reading.
With a wealth of helpful and incisive commentary, The Arden Shakespeare is the finest edition of Shakepeare you can find.
"Bevington's edition is so clearly the best now available that it will no doubt quickly become standard practice for all study of this remarkable play to begin with this remarkable edition."Eric Rasmussen, University of Nevada at Reno, Shakespeare Survey
|Publisher:||Nelson, Thomas, Inc.|
|Series:||Arden Shakespeare Series|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||5.02(w) x 7.82(h) x 1.06(d)|
About the Author
David Bevington is Phyllis Fay Horton Professor in the Humanities at the University of Chicago. He has edited the Complete Works of Shakespeare in a single volume for HarperCollins (now Longman) and in individual paperbacks for the Bantam Shakespeare, as well as King Henry IV Part 1 (Oxford University Press) and Antony and Cleopatra (New Cambridge Shakespeare). He is the editor of Medieval Drama. His many other publications include From 'Mankind' to Marlowe, Tudor Drama and Politics, and Action is Eloquence: Shakespeare's Language of Gesture.
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