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Life Is a Dream

4 · 199 Ratings · 139 Downloads

Shakespeare's First Folio

3.5 · 988 Ratings · 97 Downloads

Macbeth

5 · 1806 Ratings · 1452 Downloads
This edition of Macbeth contains the full text, extensive notes and supplementary material written especially for school use....

Hamlet

5 · 456 Ratings · 691 Downloads
Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with discussion questions, role-playing scenarios, and other study activities....

The Middle-Class Gentleman

4.9 · 1692 Ratings · 937 Downloads
A play by Molière (Jean-Baptiste Poquelin). In English translation....

The Alchemist

4 · 33 Ratings · 703 Downloads
Renaissance comedy, first produced in 1610. Includes modernized English text, critical and explanatory notes and Introduction. From the Yale Ben Jonson edition....

Cyrano de Bergerac

4 · 615 Ratings · 1224 Downloads
Cyrano is a wonderful poet who feels ugly due to his huge nose, but when he agrees to help a friend woo a woman, she falls in love with the poetry and the poet....

The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus

5 · 1790 Ratings · 1455 Downloads
The Tragical History of the Life and Death of Doctor Faustus, commonly referred to simply as Doctor Faustus, is a play by Christopher Marlowe, based on the Faust story, in which a ...

Arms and the Man

4 · 281 Ratings · 476 Downloads
Witty masterpiece combines high comedy with social commentary in deflating romantic misconceptions of love and warfare. First produced on the London stage in 1894, Arms and the Man...

The Jew of Malta

4 · 743 Ratings · 149 Downloads

The Tragedy of Macbeth

4.5 · 791 Ratings · 337 Downloads
Notes on the background and sources of the tragedy accompany the text of the drama....

You Never Can Tell

3.5 · 240 Ratings · 79 Downloads

The Merchant of Venice

3.5 · 535 Ratings · 88 Downloads

Lysistrata

4.8 · 1013 Ratings · 702 Downloads
Aristophanes' Lysistrata was last edited in 1928, and the last commentary was in 1927; the only previous edition in English appeared in 1911. The present edition brings the play up...

The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet

5 · 510 Ratings · 2816 Downloads
Romeo and Juliet is a tragedy written by William Shakespeare early in his career about two young star-crossed lovers whose deaths ultimately reconcile their feuding families. It wa...

A Midsummer Night's Dream

4.8 · 1889 Ratings · 586 Downloads
Presents the original play with a modern adaptation on facing pages. This line-by-line translation helps students transition from the adaptation to the original text....

Plays of Sophocles: Oedipus the King; Oedipus at Colonus; Antigone

4.9 · 1379 Ratings · 804 Downloads
Revising and updating his classic 1958 translation, Paul Roche captures the dramatic power and intensity, the subtleties of meaning, and the explosive emotions of Sophocles' great ...

Othello

4 · 741 Ratings · 517 Downloads
One of the greatest of Shakespeare's tragedies, Othello tells the story of a Moorish general who earns the enmity of his ensign Iago when he passes him over for a promotion. Bleak ...