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The Resource The comedy of errors, William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen ; introduction by Jonathan Bate

The comedy of errors, William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen ; introduction by Jonathan Bate

Label
The comedy of errors
Title
The comedy of errors
Statement of responsibility
William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen ; introduction by Jonathan Bate
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents one of Shakespeare's earliest plays about the mistaken identity of two sets of twins. This volume includes the full text of the play, plus an introduction to the play, a scene-by-scene analysis, commentary on past and current productions, photographs of key RSC productions, and an overview of Shakespeare's theatrical career and chronology of his plays
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shakespeare, William
Dewey number
822.3/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR2804.A2
LC item number
B37 2011
Literary form
dramas
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bate, Jonathan
  • Rasmussen, Eric
  • Royal Shakespeare Company
Series statement
The RSC Shakespeare
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Twins
  • Mistaken identity
Target audience
adult
Label
The comedy of errors, William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen ; introduction by Jonathan Bate
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The version of 'The Comedy of Errors' and the corresponding footnotes that appear in this volume were originally published in 'William Shakespeare: Complete Works, ' edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen, published in 2007 by Modern Library, an imprint of The Random House Publishing Group, a division of Random House, Inc."--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 142-144)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Plautus translated ; Farce, comedy, and identity: the critics debate -- About the text -- Key facts -- The Comedy of Errors -- Textual notes -- Scene-by-scene analysis -- "The Comedy of Errors" in performance: The RSC and beyond. Four centuries of "The Comedy of Errors": an overview ; At the RSC ; The director's cut: interviews with Paul Hunter, Nancy Meckler, and Tim Supple -- Shakespeare's career in the theater. Beginnings ; Playhouses ; The ensembles at work ; The king's man -- Shakespeare's works: a chronology -- Further reading and viewing
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Modern Library paperback edition.
Extent
xxii, 146 pages
Isbn
9780812969337
Lccn
2011282401
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn471792608
  • (OCoLC)471792608
Label
The comedy of errors, William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen ; introduction by Jonathan Bate
Publication
Note
"The version of 'The Comedy of Errors' and the corresponding footnotes that appear in this volume were originally published in 'William Shakespeare: Complete Works, ' edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen, published in 2007 by Modern Library, an imprint of The Random House Publishing Group, a division of Random House, Inc."--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 142-144)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Plautus translated ; Farce, comedy, and identity: the critics debate -- About the text -- Key facts -- The Comedy of Errors -- Textual notes -- Scene-by-scene analysis -- "The Comedy of Errors" in performance: The RSC and beyond. Four centuries of "The Comedy of Errors": an overview ; At the RSC ; The director's cut: interviews with Paul Hunter, Nancy Meckler, and Tim Supple -- Shakespeare's career in the theater. Beginnings ; Playhouses ; The ensembles at work ; The king's man -- Shakespeare's works: a chronology -- Further reading and viewing
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Modern Library paperback edition.
Extent
xxii, 146 pages
Isbn
9780812969337
Lccn
2011282401
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn471792608
  • (OCoLC)471792608

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