Last edited by Zulkirg
Saturday, May 9, 2020 | History

2 edition of William Shakespeare, Antony and Cleopatra found in the catalog.

William Shakespeare, Antony and Cleopatra

Kenneth Parker

William Shakespeare, Antony and Cleopatra

by Kenneth Parker

  • 275 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Northcorte House in association with the British Council in Plymouth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 90-99) and index

    Other titlesAntony and Cleopatra
    StatementKenneth Parker
    SeriesWriters and their work, Writers and their work (Unnumbered)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR2802 .P37 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 104 p. :
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16997614M
    ISBN 100746308256

    Antony and Cleopatra, tragedy in five acts by William Shakespeare, written in –07 and published in the First Folio of from an authorial draft in a more finished state than most of his working papers or possibly from a transcript of those papers not yet prepared as a playbook. It is considered one of Shakespeare’s richest and most moving works. The authoritative edition of Antony and Cleopatra from The Folger Shakespeare Library, the trusted and widely used Shakespeare series for students and general readers, includes: Freshly edited text based on the best early printed version of the play-Full explanatory notes conveniently placed on Released on: Janu

    Antony and Cleopatra follows the relationship between Cleopatra and Mark Antony from the time of the Sicilian revolt to Cleopatra's suicide during the Final War of the Roman Republic. The major antagonist is Octavius Caesar, one of Antony's fellow triumviri and the future first emperor of Rome. Antony and Cleopatra is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written sometime between and It was first printed in the First Folio of

    “Give me my robe, put on my crown; I have Immortal longings in me” ― William Shakespeare, Antony and Cleopatra A great Shakespeare play, but one (for me) that is still overpowered by Shakespeare's earlier tragedies. The story is based on Plutarch's Lives (North's translation). : Antony and Cleopatra (Folger Shakespeare Library) () by William Shakespeare and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at /5(K).


Share this book
You might also like
Two sermons, preached at Sandwich

Two sermons, preached at Sandwich

Alexander the Great.

Alexander the Great.

Bible and ecology

Bible and ecology

Paganism in education

Paganism in education

Organizational structure extensions and replications

Organizational structure extensions and replications

Skimming the soul

Skimming the soul

From St. Francis to Giotto

From St. Francis to Giotto

Race issues opinion survey 1991

Race issues opinion survey 1991

Tackle gliding this way.

Tackle gliding this way.

1977 economic censuses of outlying areas.

1977 economic censuses of outlying areas.

Metallogeny of the Proterozoic rocks of the Thunder Bay district, Ontario

Metallogeny of the Proterozoic rocks of the Thunder Bay district, Ontario

Louis Jolliet (The Wisconsin Experience)

Louis Jolliet (The Wisconsin Experience)

4] IVth French Plan (1962-65)

4] IVth French Plan (1962-65)

Business Accounting Vol 1 (Hong Kong Edn)

Business Accounting Vol 1 (Hong Kong Edn)

William Shakespeare, Antony and Cleopatra by Kenneth Parker Download PDF EPUB FB2

This item: Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare Paperback $ Ships from and sold by FREE Shipping on orders over $ Details. The Merchant of Venice (The Pelican Shakespeare) by William Shakespeare Paperback $ /5(31). 4 out of 5 stars to Antony and Cleopatra, a play published in by William is one of my favorite Shakespearean plays, partially for some of the reality on which it is based.

Some know the full story, others know bits and pieces. Cleopatra, famous in her own right, is the Queen of Egypt/5(K). All of these have sparked an interest in Roman history so it was natural to be interested in Antony and Cleopatra. As always with Shakespeare, so much hidden in the text and I was glad to have read it again.

The play was superb but was certainly enhanced by both a rereading of the text and Robert Harris’s books/5(31). Antony and Cleopatra (Folger Shakespeare Library) William Shakespeare. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ Hamlet (AmazonClassics Edition) William Shakespeare.

out of 5 stars 2, Kindle Edition. $ Antony and Cleopatra (Annotated by Henry N. Hudson William Shakespeare an Introduction by Charles Harold Herford)/5(31). Shakespeare probably wrote Antony and Cleopatra in or ; it was registered for publication onand apparently influenced a revision of Samuel Daniel’s Cleopatra that was published “newly altered” in Antony and Cleopatra was thus roughly contemporary with King Lear and Macbeth/5(6).

To give the full title of ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA as denominated in the Folio, it is "The Tragedy of Antony and Cleopatra". And among Shakespeare's creations, it follows "King Lear" and "Macbeth", two of the bleakest and most harrowing tragedies by Shakespeare or anyone else/5(10).

As I study Antony and Cleopatra for A-Level, I found it hard to grasp some of the things that Shakespeare was trying to get across and I wanted another view on certain points of the play. As well different view points, there is also history of Shakespeare and the play itself/5(12).

William Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra is considered a tragedy, though it is also referred to as historical work by some. It was first published in his "first folio" inbut was reportedly first performed at either the Blackfriars or Globe theatre by Shakespeare's acting company the King's Men.

Enobarbus, Antony’s closest friend, predicts to Caesar’s men that, despite the marriage, Antony will surely return to Cleopatra. In Egypt, Cleopatra learns of Antony’s marriage and flies into a jealous rage.

However, when a messenger delivers word that Octavia is plain and unimpressive, Cleopatra becomes confident that she will win Antony. Shakespeare probably wrote Antony and Cleopatra in or ; it was registered for publication onand apparently influenced a revision of Samuel Daniel’s Cleopatra that was published “newly altered” in Antony and Cleopatra was thus roughly contemporary with King Lear and : Dover Publications.

Her people out upon her; and Antony, Enthroned i' th' marketplace, did sit alone, Whistling to th' air; which, but for vacancy, Had gone to gaze on Cleopatra too, And made a gap in nature. Agrippa: Rare Egyptian. Enobarbus: Upon her landing, Antony sent to her, Invited her to supper. She replied It should be better he became her guest; Which.

Summary. As William Shakespeare's tragedy Antony and Cleopatra begins, it's 41 B.C. and Mark Antony, one of three rulers of the Roman Empire, is having an affair with Cleopatra, the queen of. William Shakespeare (baptised 26 April ) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.

He is often called England's national poet and the "Bard of Avon" (or simply "The Bard").Pages: This book comes with an introduction and notes by Cedric Watts, Research Professor of English, University of Sussex. 'Antony and Cleopatra' is one of Shakespeare's greatest tragedies: a spectacular, widely-ranging drama of love and war, passion and politics.

Antony is divided between the responsibilities of imperial power and the intensities of his sexual relationship with Cleopatra.

"I feel that I have spent half my career with one or another Pelican Shakespeare in my back pocket. Convenience, however, is the least important aspect of the new Pelican Shakespeare series. Here is an elegant and clear text for either the study or the rehearsal room, notes where you need them and the distinguished scholarship of the general editors, Stephen Orgel and A.

Braunmuller who 2/5(1). Antony and Cleopatra is a tragedy by William Shakespeare. The play was performed first circa at the Blackfriars Theatre or the Globe Theatre by the King's Men.

Its first appearance in print was in the Folio of The plot Pages: About Antony and Cleopatra The acclaimed Pelican Shakespeare series edited by A.

Braunmuller and Stephen Orgel The legendary Pelican Shakespeare series features authoritative and meticulously researched texts paired with scholarship by renowned Shakespeareans. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by William Shakespeare. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this classics, plays story are Cleopatra, Marcus Antonius. The book has been awarded with, and many others/5.

Antony and Cleopatra is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written sometime between and It was first printed in the First Folio of   Antony and Cleopatra - Ebook written by William Shakespeare. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Antony and Cleopatra. Antony and Cleopatra is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written sometime between and It was first printed in the First Folio of The plot is based on Thomas North's translation of Plutarch's Life of Marcus Antonius and follows the relationship between Cleopatra and Mark Antony from the time of the.Antony and Cleopatra is a tragedy by William Shakespeare.

It was first printed in the First Folio of The plot is based on Thomas North's translation of Plutarch's Life of Markus Antonius and follows the relationship between Cleopatra and Mark Antony from the time of the Parthian War to Cleopatra.About Antony and Cleopatra.

Written at the pinnacle of Shakespeare’s career and featuring his most soaring poetic idiom, Antony and Cleopatra is both an immortal love story and a political drama played out on a global scale. Under the editorial supervision of Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen, two of today’s most accomplished Shakespearean scholars, this Modern Library series incorporates.