Titus Andronicus and Timon of Athens

Titus Andronicus and Timon of Athens Cover

Titus Andronicus and Timon of Athens

By William Shakespeare; Jonathan Bate (Editor); Eric Rasmussen (Editor)

Modern Library, Paperback, 9780812969351, 312pp.

Publication Date: September 13, 2011

Description
These words are razors to my wounded heart.
Titus Andronicus

We have seen better days.
Timon of Athens
Eminent Shakespearean scholars Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen provide fresh new editions of the two great tragedies: Titus Adronicus, a graphic story of revenge, and Timon of Athens, a cautionary tale about false friends and unearned loyalty.
THIS VOLUME ALSO INCLUDES MORE THAN A HUNDRED PAGES OF EXCLUSIVE FEATURES:
original Introductions to Titus Andronicus and Timon of Athens
incisive scene-by-scene synopsis and analysis with vital facts about the work
commentary on past and current productions based on interviews with leading directors, actors, and designers
photographs of key RSC productions
an overview of Shakespeare's theatrical career and chronology of his plays
Ideal for students, theater professionals, and general readers, these modern and accessible editions from the Royal Shakespeare Company set a new standard in Shakespearean literature for the twenty-first century.


Praise For Titus Andronicus and Timon of Athens

“A remarkable edition, one that makes Shakespeare’s extraordinary accomplishment more vivid than ever.”—James Shapiro, professor, Columbia University, bestselling author of A Year in the Life of Shakespeare: 1599
 
“A feast of literary and historical information.”—The Wall Street Journal

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