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Pericles.

by Shakespeare, William

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The Shakespeare Association, Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd, London/ 1940. This is the Quarto of 1609, Reproduced in Collotype Facsimile. Number 5 in the Shakespeare Facsimile series.. Hardback.. DJ protected by removable clear, acid-free cover. VG in VG- Dust Jacket (light wear to DJ, some slight soiling to spine).
  • Bookseller: Much Ado Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 13163
  • Title: Pericles.
  • Author: Shakespeare, William
  • Format/binding:Hardback.
  • Book condition: Used
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: The Shakespeare Association, Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd, London/ 1940. This is the Quarto of 1609, Reproduced in Collotype Facsi
  • Bookseller catalogs: Shakespearean;

Book summary

"I feel that I have spent half my career with one or another Pelican Shakespeare in my back pocket. Convenience, however, is the least important aspect of the new Pelican Shakespeare series. Here is an elegant and clear text for either the study or the rehearsal room, notes where you need them and the distinguished scholarship of the general editors, Stephen Orgel and A. R. Braunmuller who understand that these are plays for performance as well as great texts for contemplation." (Patrick Stewart)The distinguished Pelican Shakespeare series, which has sold more than four million copies, is now completely revised and repackaged.Each volume features:Authoritative, reliable textsHigh quality introductions and notesNew, more readable trade trim sizeAn essay on the theatrical world of Shakespeare and essays on Shakespeare's life and the selection of texts

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quarto
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facsimile
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VG
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jacket
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