The Complete Works of William Shakespeare: Works include: Romeo and Juliet; The Taming of the Shrew; The Merchant of Venice; Macbeth; Hamlet; A Midsummer Night's Dream (Chartwell Classics)
visión de conjunto:Reseña del editor I would challenge you to a battle of wits but I see you are unarmed. —William ShakespeareArm yourself with this volume from the Charwell Classic series The Complete Works of William Shakespeare including 17 comedies 10 histories 10 tragedies 154 sonnets and 4 narrative poems of the world's most influential writer. This collection includes poems and plays that were excluded in Shakespeare's First Folio of 1623 to make one complete authentic collection.For Shakespeare and poetry fans worldwide this stunning hardcover edition includes an introduction by the widely known Renaissance literature and history author John Lotherington making this the perfect gift. The Complete Works of William Shakespeare contains essential reading like Hamlet Romeo & Juliet King Lear Othello A Midsummer Night's Dream Macbeth Julius Caesar and Henry V alongside many lesser-known gems for a complete Shakespearean education. Biografía del autor William Shakespeare was an English poet and playwright widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist. He is often called England's national poet and the Bard of Avon. His extant works include some collaboration consisting of about 38 plays 154 sonnets two long narrative poems and a few other verses the authorship of some of which is uncertain. His plays have been translated into every major living language and are performed more often than those of any other playwright.John Lotherington has written widely on Renaissance literature and history including co-authored surveys of sixteenth-century Europe Years of Renewal and sixteenth-century England The Tudor Years. He is at present a Program Director at the Salzburg Global Seminar.