The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice: The Moor of Venice

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The Signet Classics edition of William Shakespeare's Othello , a disturbing exploration of jealousy and wrath. Tragedy takes hold as the cunning and hateful Iago drives the heroic Moor of Venice first to suspicion, then to homicidal rage against his love Desdemona, in one of the Bard's darkest plays. This revised Signet Classics edition includes unique features such as: * An overview of Shakespeare's life, world, and theater * A special introduction to the play by the editor, Alvin Kernan * Selections from Giraldi Cinthio's Hecatommithi , the source from which Shakespeare drived Othello * Dramatic criticism from Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Maynard Mack, and others * A comprehensive stage and screen history of notable actors, directors, and productions * Text, notes, and commentaries printed in the clearest, most readable text * And more...
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auth_author2 Kernan, Alvin,, Mowat, Barbara A., Werstine, Paul.
author Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
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display_description Folger Shakespeare Library is the world's leading center for Shakespeare studies. Each edition includes: freshly edited text based on the best early printed version of the play; full explanatory notes conveniently placed on pages facing the text of the play; scene-by-scene plot summaries; a key to famous lines and phrases; an introduction to reading Shakespeare's language; an essay by an outstanding scholar providing a modern perspective on the play; illustrations from the Folger Shakespeare Library's vast holdings of rare books. Essay by Susan Snyder. The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C., is home to the world's largest collection of Shakespeare's printed works, and a magnet for Shakespeare scholars from around the globe. In addition to exhibitions open to the public throughout the year, the Folger offers a full calendar of performances and programs.
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subject_facet Plays, Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation -- Juvenile literature, Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616. -- Othello, Tragedies
title_display The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice
title_full The tragedy of Othello : The Moor of Venice / Edited by Alvin Kernan, The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice / William Shakespeare ; edited by Barbara A. Mowat and Paul Werstine
title_short The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice
title_sub The Moor of Venice
topic_facet Criticism and interpretation, Plays, Shakespeare, William