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The Winter's Tale: The Oxford Shakespeare The Winter's Tale (Oxford World's Classics), Shakespeare, William
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Author Name:    Shakespeare, William

Title:   The Winter's Tale: The Oxford Shakespeare The Winter's Tale (Oxford World's Classics)

Binding:   Paperback

Book Condition:   Good

Publisher:    Oxford University Press 2008

ISBN Number:   0199535914 / 9780199535910

Seller ID:   IM227801

0199535914

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The Winter's Tale is Shakespeare's most fully realized tragicomedy, noted for the richness and complexity of its poetry. Though the title may suggest an escapist fantasy, recent criticism has seen in the play a profoundly realistic psychology and a keen commentary on the violence implicit in family relationships and deep friendships. Orgel traces the changing critical and theatrical attitudes towards the play, and places its psychological and dramatic conflicts within the Jacobean cultural and political context. This edition is made complete with a reprint of Shakespeare's source for the play, Pandosto, by Robert Greene.
About the Series: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, voluminous notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.



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