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The Tempest

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4 out of 5
Based on 64 Ratings and 53 Reviews

Book Description
Though written near the end of his career, The Tempest stands first in Shakespeare's First Folio of 1623. Recently redefined by modern criticism as a romance, the play has been read as an escapist fantasy, a political allegory, and a celebratory fiction. Most often, however, The Tempest is interpreted as a summary of Shakespeare's view of his own art of playwriting. In this editi... More
Book Information
PublisherOxford University Press Inc
BindingPaperback (92 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages258
ISBN-100192814508
ISBN-13978-0192814500
Publication Date12/31/1987
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About William Shakespeare (Author) : William Shakespeare was a published creator, photographer, narrator, editor, author, and an illustrator. Some of the published credits of William Shakespeare include Winters Tale (Heritage Theatre Vid... more
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About Stephen Orgel (Editor) : Stephen Orgel is a published editor of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Stephen Orgel include The Age of Innocence (Oxford World's Classics), The Sonnets (The Pelican Shakespeare), ... more
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