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The Resource The tempest, by William Shakespeare ; [edited by Barbara A. Mowat and Paul Werstine ; illustrated with material in the Folger Library collections]

The tempest, by William Shakespeare ; [edited by Barbara A. Mowat and Paul Werstine ; illustrated with material in the Folger Library collections]

Label
The tempest
Title
The tempest
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; [edited by Barbara A. Mowat and Paul Werstine ; illustrated with material in the Folger Library collections]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Prospero, the deposed Duke of Milan, uses his skill at controlling natural forces to cause the shipwreck of his old opponents, forcing them to seek refuge on the island where he and his daughter Miranda have been living in exile, and setting the stage for Miranda to fall in love with Ferdinand, the prince of Naples. Includes explanatory notes, plot summaries, critical essay, and illustrations
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PR2833.A2
LC item number
M68 1994
Literary form
dramas
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
9.0
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mowat, Barbara A
  • Werstine, Paul
Series statement
New Folger Library Shakespeare
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shipwreck survival
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Castaways
  • Magicians
Target audience
adult
Label
The tempest, by William Shakespeare ; [edited by Barbara A. Mowat and Paul Werstine ; illustrated with material in the Folger Library collections]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reissued in 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-215)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Shakespeare's The Tempest -- Reading Shakespeare's language: The Tempest -- Shakespeare's life -- Shakespeare's theater -- The publication of Shakespeare's plays -- An introduction to this text -- The Tempest -- Textual notes -- The Tempest: a modern perspective -- Further reading -- Key to famous lines and phrases
Dimensions
17 cm.
Edition
Washington Square Press new Folger's edition
Extent
li, 218 pages
Isbn
9780671722906
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
94210871 //r973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780743482837 (pbk.)
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm30453545
  • (Sirsi) o30453545
  • (TMQ) o30453545
Label
The tempest, by William Shakespeare ; [edited by Barbara A. Mowat and Paul Werstine ; illustrated with material in the Folger Library collections]
Publication
Note
Reissued in 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-215)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Shakespeare's The Tempest -- Reading Shakespeare's language: The Tempest -- Shakespeare's life -- Shakespeare's theater -- The publication of Shakespeare's plays -- An introduction to this text -- The Tempest -- Textual notes -- The Tempest: a modern perspective -- Further reading -- Key to famous lines and phrases
Dimensions
17 cm.
Edition
Washington Square Press new Folger's edition
Extent
li, 218 pages
Isbn
9780671722906
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
94210871 //r973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780743482837 (pbk.)
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm30453545
  • (Sirsi) o30453545
  • (TMQ) o30453545

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