"Romeo and Juliet are in love, but they are not love-sick. Everything speaks the very soul of pleasure, the high and healthy pulse of the passions: the heart beats...."-CHARACTERS OF SHAKESPEARE'S PLAYS, by William Hazlitt, 1817 THE TRAGEDY OF ROMEO AND JULIET is sometimes spoken of as the most popular romantic love story of all time. The story's appeal may be the innocent young love shared by the title characters; however, the play's impact (as the title suggests) is in its tragedy. Shakespeare's theme is not love but the dangers inherent in unresolved conflicts-in this case, the lingering feud between the lovers' families.
Prospero, sorcerer and rightful Duke of Milan, along with his daughter Miranda, has lived on an island for many years since his position was usurped by his brother Antonio. Then, as Antonio's ship passes near the island one day, Prospero conjures up…
[Lear] is the most awesome of all the poet's originals. No one else in Shakespeare is so legitimate a representation of supreme authority.
Much Ado About Nothing
Shakespeare's grand comedy casts the lovers Benedick and Beatrice in a witty war of words while the young Claudio is tricked into believing his love Hero has been unfaithful.This edition features an overview of Shakespeare's works by Sylvan…
The Winter's Tale
The Newly Revised Signet Classic Shakespeare Series The work of the world’s greatest dramatist edited by outstanding scholars The Winter’s TaleUnique Features of the Signet Classic Shakespeare•An…
Richard III is a history play by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written in approximately 1592. It depicts the Machiavellian rise to power and subsequent short reign of Richard III of England. The actual real-life Richard III (2 October…
King Richard II (Mobi Classics)
King Richard the Second is a history play by William Shakespeare believed to be written in approximately 1595. It is based on the life of King Richard II of England and is the first part of a tetralogy, referred to by scholars as the Henriad,…
The bitter, deformed brother of the King is secretly plotting to seize the throne of England. Charming and duplicitous, powerfully eloquent and viciously cruel, he is prepared to go to any lengths to achieve his goal - and, in his skilful…
Macbeth - Classics Illustrated #128
After encountering three witches, the warrior Macbeth waits to see if their predictions come true Stung by ambition, his conniving wife persuades Macbeth that the fastest way to fulfill the prophecy is to murder the king, which sets off a disastrous…
Hamlet de William Shakespeare
Um dos maiores clássicos de William Shakespeare ganha versão em quadrinhos com tradução e roteirização de Wellington Srbek, desenhos e cores de Alex Shibao. O rei da Dinamarca morre em circunstâncias misteriosas e seu fantasma retorna para exigir…
O trágico amor de Otelo e Desdêmona, envolvido pelas intrigas do traiçoeiro Iago, surge com toda força nesta HQ intensa e dramática. Uma história que irá te envolver da primeira à última página!
Uma terrível tempestade lança ao mar a tripulação de um navio, que encontra abrigo numa misteriosa ilha, povoada por monstros e espíritos. Uma ilha governada por um mago enigmático, que comanda os bastidores de uma história na qual um antigo ódio é…
Professor Spevack's critical discussion shows how private desires and public affairs are inextricable in Julius Caesar and how Shakespeare frames the world of this play - person, action, place, time - within the operations of larger forces,…
Much Ado about Nothing
Much Ado has always been popular on the stage. This edition pays especial attention to the history and range of theatrical interpretation, in which the most famous actors, from the time of Garrick to the present, have appeared as the sparring lovers…
One of the most frequently read and performed of all stage works, Shakespeare’s Hamlet is unsurpassed in its complexity and richness. Now the first fully annotated version of Hamlet makes the play completely…
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