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9780393978193 / 0393978192

The Tempest (Norton Critical Editions)

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Publisher:W. W. Norton & Company

Edition:Softcover

Language:English

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The Tempest presents some of Shakespeares most insightful meditations on the cycle of lifeending and beginning, death and regeneration, bondage and freedom. This Norton Critical Edition is based on the First Folio text and is accompanied by explanatory annotations.

Sources and Contexts offers a rich collection of documents on the plays central themesmagic and witchcraft, politics and religion, geography and travel. Writers include Ovid, Giovanni Pico della Mirandola, Gabriel Naudé, Michel de Montaigne, and William Strachey.

Criticism collects eighteen responses to The Tempest, from John Dryden and Samuel Taylor Coleridge to Stephen Orgel and Leah Marcus. Rewritings and Appropriations includes creative reactions to The Tempest, by playwrights, filmmakers, and poets, among them H.D., Peter Greenaway, and Ted Hughes.

A Selected Bibliography is also included.

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