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Thomas More
Paperback, 112 pages ISBN: 9781854598592Publication Date:
10 Mar 2005
Size: 195mm x 130mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)

Thomas More

By Anthony Munday, William Shakespeare and Henry Chettle

Paperback £8.99£7.19

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RSC Gunpowder Season – explosive Elizabethan and Jacobean dramas of dissent, staged by the Royal Shakespeare Company in 2005.

The incendiary story of Henry VIII's chancellor, Sir Thomas More, executed for failing to arrange Henry's divorce from Catherine of Aragon - in a version that shows the hand of Shakespeare, and yet was banned from performance in his lifetime.

In Thomas More, a play by Antony Munday, William Shakespeare and Henry Chettle, race riots flare up in London in response to the numbers of asylum seekers from Europe fleeing religious persecution. In an attempt to quell the uprising, Thomas More stakes all on a passionate plea for racial harmony.

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'Tremendous'

Guardian

'Electrifying'

Independent on Sunday

'Sweeps assuredly through social history'

Daily Mail
Paperback, 112 pages ISBN: 9781854598592Publication Date:
10 Mar 2005
Size: 195mm x 130mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)

Also by William Shakespeare:

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

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