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Applause First Folio of Shakespeare in Modern Type

Applause First Folio of Shakespeare in Modern Type
Your Price: $105.00 CDN
Author: William Shakespeare, Neil Freeman (Editor)
Publisher: Applause
Format: Hardcover
# of Pages: 1200
Pub. Date: 2000
ISBN-10: 1557833338
ISBN-13: 9781557833334

About the Book:

This landmark publication is printed in clear, legible type. Each play has its own comprehensive introduction as well as extensive, expert annotations by Neil Freeman. Highlighted areas show where lines have been altered over time and also shows where verse has been changed to prose in the past (but not here!) The original compositions are marked and folio clues are highlighted.

About the Author:

William Shakespeare was born in Stratford-upon-Avon, England, in 1564. He is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language.

Neil Freeman (1941 - 2015) was Associate Professor Emeritus in the Department of Theatre, Film and Creative Writing at the University of British Columbia (UBC). He trained at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. His awards include the John Gielgud Scholarship; USA National Endowment of the Arts Major Artists's Fellowship; the Joseph G. Green Fellowship from York University, and a minor Scholarship from SSSHRC. He worked with the Will Geer Theatre, British American Drama Academy, The National Theatre School, the Centre for Actors Study, the National Voice Intensive and the Stratford Festival.