By G B Harrison

ISBN-10: 0415353211

ISBN-13: 9780415353212

First released in 1951.

G B Harrison right here acknowledges that Shakespeare's tragedies have been meant for functionality in a theatre and that the playwright's conspicuous present between his contemporaries was once a sympathy for pleasure and sorrow, pity and terror, and correct and unsuitable of his humans. The performs coated are: Titus Andronicus, Romeo and Juliet, Julius Caesar, Hamlet, Troilus and Cressida, Othello, King Lear, Macbeth, Antony and Cleopatra, Coriolanus and Timon of Athens.

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