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The Resource Richard II, William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen ; introduction by Jonathan Bate

Richard II, William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen ; introduction by Jonathan Bate

Label
Richard II
Title
Richard II
Statement of responsibility
William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen ; introduction by Jonathan Bate
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
William Shakespeare's classic dramatic play "Richard II, " in which Richard banishes Bolingbroke and Mowbray, but Bolingbroke eventually returns to kill him and become crowned Henry IV ; with scene-by-scene analysis and textual notes, commentaries on previous productions, a chronology of Shakespeare's life and works, and introduction to the play
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
PR2820.A2
LC item number
B38 2010
Literary form
dramas
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bate, Jonathan
  • Rasmussen, Eric
Series statement
The RSC Shakespeare
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Richard
  • Great Britain
  • Kings and rulers
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
Label
Richard II, William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen ; introduction by Jonathan Bate
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The version of 'Richard II' 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"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 184-190)
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. Lyric tragedy ; The Essex connection ; The king's two brothers -- About the text -- Key facts -- The Life and Death of King Richard the Second -- Textual notes -- Quarto passages that do not appear in the folio -- Oaths from the Quarto -- Scene-by-scene analysis -- Richard II in performance: The RSC and beyond. Four centuries of Richard II: an overview ; At the RSC ; The director's cut: interviews with Claus Peymann and Michael Boyd ; Playing Richard: an interview with Fiona Shaw -- Shakespeare's career in the theater. Beginnings ; Playhouses ; The ensemble at work ; The king's man -- Shakespeare's works: a chronology -- Kings and queens of England: from the history plays to Shakespeare's lifetime
Control code
ocn471792579
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Modern Library pbk. edition
Extent
xxvii, 192 pages
Isbn
9780812969306
Lccn
2011381417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Richard II, William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen ; introduction by Jonathan Bate
Publication
Note
"The version of 'Richard II' 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"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 184-190)
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. Lyric tragedy ; The Essex connection ; The king's two brothers -- About the text -- Key facts -- The Life and Death of King Richard the Second -- Textual notes -- Quarto passages that do not appear in the folio -- Oaths from the Quarto -- Scene-by-scene analysis -- Richard II in performance: The RSC and beyond. Four centuries of Richard II: an overview ; At the RSC ; The director's cut: interviews with Claus Peymann and Michael Boyd ; Playing Richard: an interview with Fiona Shaw -- Shakespeare's career in the theater. Beginnings ; Playhouses ; The ensemble at work ; The king's man -- Shakespeare's works: a chronology -- Kings and queens of England: from the history plays to Shakespeare's lifetime
Control code
ocn471792579
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Modern Library pbk. edition
Extent
xxvii, 192 pages
Isbn
9780812969306
Lccn
2011381417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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