The New Cambridge Shakespeare : Hamlet, Prince of Denmark [Third Edition]

The New Cambridge Shakespeare : Hamlet, Prince of Denmark [Third Edition]

By: William Shakespeare

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The third edition of Hamlet offers a completely new introduction to this rich, mysterious play, examining Shakespeare's transformation of an ancient Nordic legend into a drama whose philosophical, psychological, political, and spiritual complexities have captivated audiences world-wide for over 400 years. Focusing on the ways in which Shakespeare re-imagined the revenge plot and its capacity to investigate the human experiences of love, grief, obligation, and memory, Heather Hirschfeld explores the play's cultural and theatrical contexts, its intricate textual issues, its vibrant critical traditions and controversies, and its history of performance and adaptation by celebrated directors, actors, and authors. Supplemented by an updated reading list, extensive illustrations and helpful appendices, this edition also features revised commentary notes explicitly designed for the student reader, offering the very best in contemporary criticism of this great tragedy.

Title: The New Cambridge Shakespeare : Hamlet, Prince of Denmark [Third Edition]

Author Name: William Shakespeare

Categories: Plays,

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Publisher: UK, Cambridge University Press: 2019

ISBN Number: 1316606732

ISBN Number 13: 9781316606735

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: New

Type: Book

Size: 22.8 x 15.2 x 1.4 cm

Kg: 0.48 Kg

Seller ID: 9781316606735

Keywords: The New Cambridge Shakespeare, Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, Third Edition, 9781316606735, 1316606732, William Shakespeare, NCS, 3e, 3rd Ed, Edn, Edited by Heather Hirschfeld and Philip Edwards, Revised, Rev,