Pericles, prince of Tyre; Cymbeline; The two noble kinsmen (with John Fletcher)

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New American Library, Jul 1, 1986 - Drama - 667 pages
The magic and art of Shakespeare is made even easier to understand in this revised edition of three of his plays. Includes a general discussion of his life, stage histories of his time, and dramatic criticism by noted scholars.

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Contents

Introduction
xxi
Pericles Prince of Tyre
45
Textual Note
147
Copyright

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WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (1564-1616), English poet and dramatist of the Elizabethan and early Jacobean period, is the most widely known author in all of English literature and often considered the greatest. He was an active member of a theater company for at least twenty years, during which time he wrote many great plays. Plays were not prized as literature at the time, and Shakespeare was not widely read until the middle of the eighteenth century, when a great upsurge of interest in his works began that continues today.

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