The Winter's Tale
Paperback, 292 pages ISBN: 9781854595812Publication Date:
31 Mar 2011
Size: 210mm x 148mm£12.99 £10.39You save £2.60 (20%)

The Winter's Tale

By William Shakespeare Edited by Nick de Somogyi

Paperback £12.99£10.39

The Shakespeare Folios series - offering the absolute authenticity of the First Folio in a totally accessible form.

‘These elegant, uncomplicated single-volume editions allow readers, theatre-makers and students uncluttered access to the Folio versions of the plays. They make a far better starting point for study or staging of the plays than the conflated texts we've all carried around for years. Try them and you'll see.' - Tom Morris, Artistic Director, Bristol Old Vic

This edition accurately reproduces the text of the Shakespeare First Folio (1623), but in modern type. At a stroke the dust of ages is blown away and what Shakespeare actually intended is revealed to modern readers.

Now Shakespeareans everywhere - students, actors, directors - can see for themselves what the Folio really says.

As a further aid to understanding, on each opposing page the same text appears in a fully modernised version - a useful safety net whenever the Folio becomes problematic.

Each volume also contains:
- an introduction to the particular play
- textual notes
- an appendix giving variant versions from the Quarto where appropriate
- a facsimile page from the First Folio

Paperback, 292 pages ISBN: 9781854595812Publication Date:
31 Mar 2011
Size: 210mm x 148mm£12.99 £10.39You save £2.60 (20%)

Also by William Shakespeare:

Much Ado About Nothing (West End edition)
Henry V
Cardenio
Richard II
Richard III (West End edition)
Othello
Romeo and Juliet
Hamlet
Shakespeare on Theatre
Henry IV Part I
Twelfth Night
Richard III
Thomas More
King Lear
Henry IV Part II
Edward III
Macbeth
The Winter's Tale
As You Like It
Much Ado About Nothing
Julius Caesar
All's Well That Ends Well
Measure for Measure
The Merry Wives of Windsor
Queen Margaret
Romeo and Juliet
The Tempest

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Also by Nick de Somogyi:

Othello
Much Ado About Nothing
Romeo and Juliet
Henry IV Part II
Julius Caesar
Measure for Measure
Richard II
All's Well That Ends Well
Henry V
Twelfth Night
King Lear
As You Like It
Richard III
Hamlet
Henry IV Part I
Shakespeare on Theatre
Macbeth
The Tempest
The Merry Wives of Windsor

Go to author page...

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