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The Oxford Shakespeare: Julius Caesar (Oxford World's Classics)

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Description for The Oxford Shakespeare: Julius Caesar (Oxford World's Classics) Paperback. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 272 pages, halftones. BIC Classification: DDS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 128 x 16. Weight in Grams: 284.
Julius Caesar's exciting plot, brilliant rhetoric, and searching characterisation have made it one of Shakespeare's most popular plays with both readers and theatre-goers. Introducing this thoroughly reconsidered edition, Arthur Humphreys provides a fresh look at the play's date and its place in the Shakespeare canon and examines Shakespeare's transmutation of history into drama. He investigates the play's ethical and moral concerns in a section on Roman values and analyses its fortunes in performance, from its immediately successful first staging to modern productions for cinema, television, and stage. ABOUT THE SERIES: For over ... Read more

Product Details

Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Condition
New
Number of Pages
272
Place of Publication
Oxford, United Kingdom
ISBN
9780199536122
SKU
V9780199536122
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Ref
99-12

About William Shakespeare
Arthur Humphreys is Emeritus Professor of English at the University of Leicester.

Reviews for The Oxford Shakespeare: Julius Caesar (Oxford World's Classics)
`Professor Humphreys is an excellent Shakespeare critic: he responds sensitively to the play's language and style, and his judgements on the action's finer points are subtle and discriminating...this edition is an impressibley mature piece of work.' Emrys Jones, Literary Review

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