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Measure for measure / William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen ; introduced by Jonathan Bate.

Title
Measure for measure / William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen ; introduced by Jonathan Bate.
Author
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
Publication
New York, N.Y. : Modern Library, c2010.

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Additional Authors
  • Bate, Jonathan
  • Rasmussen, Eric, 1960-
  • Royal Shakespeare Company
Description
xxv, 187 p. : ill.; 21 cm.
Summary
Shakespeare's dark comedy about human sexuality, in which a woman is forced to choose between her brother's life and her chastity. This volume includes the full text of the play, plus an introduction to the play, a scene-by-scene analysis, commentary on past and current productions, photographs of key RSC productions, and an overview of Shakespeare's theatrical career and chronology of his plays.
Series Statement
  • The RSC Shakespeare
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Works. 2008. Modern Library
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • novels.
  • Fiction
  • Drama
  • Novels
  • Romans.
  • Théâtre.
Note
  • "The version of Measure For Measure and the corresponding footnotes that appear in this volume were originally published in William Shakespeare: Complete Works, edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen, published in 2007 by Modern Library"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references.
Processing Action (note)
  • committed to retain
Contents
Introduction -- About the text -- Key facts -- Measure For Measure -- Textual notes -- Scene-by scene analysis -- Measure For Measure in performance: the RSC and beyond -- Shakespeare's career in theater -- Shakespeare's works: a chronology -- Further reading and viewing -- References -- Acknowledgments and picture credits.
ISBN
  • 9780812969283 (pbk.)
  • 0812969286 (pbk.)
OCLC
  • 664811226
  • SCSB-11836713
Owning Institutions
Harvard Library