Romeo and Juliet
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Penguin Publishing Group 1998
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The Signet Classics edition of William Shakespeare's timeless story of star-crossed lovers.One of the Bard's most popular plays, Romeo and Juliet is both the quintessential account of young love and the cautionary tale of the tragedy that can occur when the foces of passion and pride are at odds, 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, J. A. Bryant, Jr.• The source from which Shakespeare derived Romeo and Juliet, Arthur Brooke's The Tragicall Historye of Romeus and Juliet
  • Dramatic criticism from Samuel Johnson, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Michael Goldman, 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...From the Paperback edition.
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    Street Date:
    5/1/1998
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    William Shakespeare. (1998). Romeo and Juliet. Penguin Publishing Group.

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    William Shakespeare. 1998. Romeo and Juliet. Penguin Publishing Group.

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    • A special introduction to the play by the editor, J. A. Bryant, Jr.
    • The source from which Shakespeare derived Romeo and Juliet, Arthur Brooke's The Tragicall Historye of Romeus and Juliet
  • Dramatic criticism from Samuel Johnson, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Michael Goldman, and others
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    • The source from which Shakespeare derived Romeo and Juliet, Arthur Brooke's The Tragicall Historye of Romeus and Juliet
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    Romeo and Juliet - William Shakespeare - Edited by J. A. Bryant, Jr. Samuel Johnson: From The Plays of William Shakespeare
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge: From The Lectures of 1811-1812, Lecture VII
    H. B. Charlton: From Shakespearian Tragedy
    Michael Goldman: ?Romeo and Juliet?: The Meaning of Theatrical Experience
    Susan Snyder: Beyond Comedy: ?Romeo and Juliet?
    Sylvan Barnet: ?Romeo and Juliet? on the Stage and Screen

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    Marianne Novy: Violence, Love, and Gender in ?Romeo and Juliet?