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Preface to Hamlet
Paperback, 352 pages ISBN: 9781854597861Publication Date:
13 May 2004
Size: 210mm x 150mm£15.99 £12.79You save £3.20 (20%)

Preface to Hamlet

By Harley Granville Barker

Paperback £15.99£12.79

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The best known - and longest - of Harley Granville Barker's celebrated Prefaces to Shakespeare: some of the best practical guides to Shakespeare's work yet written. With a foreword by Richard Eyre.

In his Preface to Hamlet, Barker takes the reader through the play, quoting freely and commenting on the meaning and impact of each moment. In doing so he combines his experience as a director and actor with his scholarly knowledge of the Elizabethan stage.

'I regard Granville Barker not only as the first modern English director but as the most influential' Richard Eyre

'A deep and penetrating intelligence illuminates his observations, and they remain permanently relevant' Peter Brook

Paperback,352 pages ISBN: 9781854597861Publication Date:
13 May 2004
Size: 210mm x 150mm£15.99 £12.79You save £3.20 (20%)

Also by Harley Granville Barker:

Preface to Antony and Cleopatra
Preface to Love's Labour's Lost
Preface to Cymbeline
Preface to King Lear
Preface to Othello
Preface to The Merchant of Venice
Preface to Coriolanus
Preface to Romeo and Juliet
Preface to Macbeth
Preface to Julius Caesar
Prefaces to A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Winter's Tale & Twelfth Night

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