The Oxford Shakespeare Julius Caesar

This edition includes a fresh consideration of the play's date and its place in the Shakespeare canon and examines how Shakespeare reshaped his sources (primarily North's translation of Plutarch's Lives).

The Oxford Shakespeare  Julius Caesar

The most famous of Shakespeare's Roman tragedies, Julius Caesar was written and first performed in 1599, and was apparently one the plays his contemporaries enjoyed most. Recounting the death of Caesar on the steps of the Senate house, the play offers some of Shakespeare's finest scenes: Antony's skillful speech at Caesar's funeral, and the quarrel and reconciliation between Brutus and Cassius with the news of Portia's death. This edition includes a fresh consideration of the play's date and its place in the Shakespeare canon and examines how Shakespeare reshaped his sources (primarily North's translation of Plutarch's Lives). About the Series: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, voluminous notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.

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The Oxford Shakespeare: Julius Caesar
Language: en
Pages: 253
Authors: William Shakespeare
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-05-08 - Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks

The most famous of Shakespeare's Roman tragedies, Julius Caesar was written and first performed in 1599, and was apparently one the plays his contemporaries enjoyed most. Recounting the death of Caesar on the steps of the Senate house, the play offers some of Shakespeare's finest scenes: Antony's skillful speech at
Shakespeare's Julius Caesar
Language: de
Pages: 154
Authors: William Shakespeare
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1857 - Publisher:

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William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar
Language: en
Pages: 187
Authors: Harold Bloom, Sterling Professor of the Humanities Harold Bloom, William Shakespeare
Categories: Assassination in literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Infobase Publishing

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Shakespeares Julius Caesar
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: S.S. Agarwalla
Categories: Assassination in literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Atlantic Publishers & Dist

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Pescetti's il Cesare and Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar
Language: en
Pages: 62
Authors: Cristina Vallaro
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-03 - Publisher: EDUCatt - Ente per il diritto allo studio universitario dell'Università Cattolica

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