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By Nicholas Potter

ISBN-10: 1403990409

ISBN-13: 9781403990402

ISBN-10: 1403990417

ISBN-13: 9781403990419

Antony and Cleopatra is considered one of Shakespeare's most generally studied and well known of the 'Roman' performs. it really is both the world's maximum love tale or a tragic story of 2 middle-aged infatuated those that throw away their energy over part the identified international; it's in regards to the decline and fall of the Roman Empire; it really is Shakespeare's sceptical revision of Virgil; it's approximately soldiership, loyalty and loss, and masses extra besides.

This Reader's consultant offers a serious survey of the responses to Antony and Cleopatra from the earliest released bills to the current day. major the reader during the fabric in a chronological model, the consultant attracts on a wealthy diversity of serious writings, together with Dr Johnson, Coleridge, Bradley and Leavis. Nicholas Potter rigorously relates this fabric to extra normal matters concerning Shakespearean feedback and scholarship, and the improvement of literary background and idea. additionally that includes a bankruptcy at the assorted variants of the play, and a decide upon Bibliography to assist additional research, this e-book is an imperative source for students.

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