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Henry VI, Part two /
edited by Roger Warren.
imprint
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.
description
x, 319 p. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
0198130007
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Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.
isbn
0198130007
catalogue key
4768229
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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"Warren's impressively scholarly edition of Henry IV, Part 2 is genuinely new and adroitly negotiates the relation between the Folio and Quarto texts of the play. Warren provides a thorough and exemplary scholarly introduction."--Studies in English Literature 1500-1900
"Warren's impressively scholarly edition of Henry IV, Part 2 is genuinely new and adroitly negotiates the relation between the Folio and Quarto texts of the play. Warren provides a thorough and exemplary scholarly introduction."-- Studies in English Literature 1500-1900
"Warren's impressively scholarly edition ofHenry IV, Part 2is genuinely new and adroitly negotiates the relation between the Folio and Quarto texts of the play. Warren provides a thorough and exemplary scholarly introduction."--Studies in English Literature 1500-1900
List of illustrations A Note on Titles Introduction Textual Introduction Editorial Procedures The Second Part of Henry the Sixth Appendices Index
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Roger Warren draws on his experience of 'Henry VI, part two' in rehearsal as well as in performance to focus on both the theatricality and the enduring contemporary relevance of the play, both in a wide-ranging introduction and a detailed commentary.
Long Description
For this new edition of Henry VI, Part Two, Roger Warren draws on his experience of the play both in rehearsal and performance to focus its theatricality and contemporary relevance, as well as providing a detailed commentary and a fresh consideration of the relation between the two original texts.
Long Description
Shakespeare's Henry VI plays have come fully into their own in the modern theatre. They dramatize contemporary as much as Elizabethan issues: the struggle for power, the manoeuvres of politicians, social unrest, civil war - no wonder they have struck a chord with modern audiences. Roger Warren draws on his experience of Henry VI, Part Two in rehearsal as well as in performance to focus both the theatricality and the enduring contemporary relevance of the play, bothin a wide-ranging Introduction and a detailed Commentary, which also provides a thorough explanation of the play's vivid language. The Textual Introduction offers a complete reconsideration of the complex relation between the two original texts.
Main Description
For this new edition of Henry VI, Part Two , Roger Warren draws on his experience of the play both in rehearsal and performance to focus its theatricality and contemporary relevance, as well as providing a detailed commentary and a fresh consideration of the relation between the two original texts.
Main Description
Shakespeare's Henry VI plays have come fully into their own in the modern theatre. They dramatize contemporary as much as Elizabethan issues: the struggle for power, the manoeuvres of politicians, social unrest, civil war - no wonder they have struck a chord with modern audiences. Roger Warrendraws on his experience of Henry VI, Part Two in rehearsal as well as in performance to focus both the theatricality and the enduring contemporary relevance of the play, both in a wide-ranging Introduction and a detailed Commentary, which also provides a thorough explanation of the play's vividlanguage. The Textual Introduction offers a complete reconsideration of the complex relation between the two original texts.
Table of Contents
List of illustrations
A Note on Titles
Introduction
Textual Introduction
Editorial Procedures
The Second Part of Henry the Sixth
Appendices
Index
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