Higher Education

Hamlet: Evans Shakespeare Editions, 1st Edition

  • John Tobin University of Massachusetts, Boston
  • ISBN-10: 0495911186  |  ISBN-13: 9780495911180
  • 352 Pages
  • © 2012 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $21.00
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About

Overview

Each volume of EVANS SHAKESPEARE is edited by a Shakespearean scholar. The pedagogy is designed to help students contextualize Renaissance drama, while providing explanatory notes to the play.

Features and Benefits

  • Visuals, including paintings of Shakespearean characters, illustrations of the plays in theatre, and photos from film, both four color and black and white, bring the drama of the Renaissance era to life.
  • To help students place the iconic plays in historical and cultural context, detailed explanatory footnotes to the play, historical sources, and modern critical essays are provided.
  • Digital resources include an eBook and the Shakespeare Resource Center.

Table of Contents

About this Series.
Shakespeare’s Life.
Shakespeare’s Theatre.
The Introduction.
Performance History.
Text of the Play.
A Note on the Text.
Textual Notes.
Sources and Contexts.
Critical Essays.
Classic Essays.
Modern Essays.
For Further Reading, Viewing, and Listening.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

eBook with Shakspeare Resource Center, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1111770808 | ISBN-13: 9781111770808)

Enhance your appreciation and understanding of HAMLET with the range of resources provided in the Shakespeare Resource Center.

List Price = $27.95  | CengageBrain Price = $27.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $27.95

1 term (6 months) Instant Access eBook for Hamlet  (ISBN-10: 1111827281 | ISBN-13: 9781111827281)

List Price = $27.95  | CengageBrain Price = $27.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $27.95

Shakespeare Resource Center, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1111678014 | ISBN-13: 9781111678012)

List Price = $29.00  | CengageBrain Price = $29.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $29.00

Student Supplements

eBook with Shakspeare Resource Center, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1111770808 | ISBN-13: 9781111770808)

Enhance your appreciation and understanding of HAMLET with the range of resources provided in the Shakespeare Resource Center.

List Price = $27.95  | CengageBrain Price = $27.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $27.95

1 term (6 months) Instant Access eBook for Hamlet  (ISBN-10: 1111827281 | ISBN-13: 9781111827281)

List Price = $27.95  | CengageBrain Price = $27.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $27.95

Shakespeare Resource Center, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1111678014 | ISBN-13: 9781111678012)

List Price = $29.00  | CengageBrain Price = $29.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $29.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

John Tobin

J.J.M. Tobin, Professor of English at the University of Massachusetts Boston, is a former Woodrow Wilson Fellow and Fulbright Scholar who has taught at Boston College, York University in Toronto and Boston State College. He has edited The Complete English Poems of George Herbert (Penguin Classics, 1992, second edition 2001) and served as the contributing editor on the second edition of The Riverside Shakespeare (1997). He has published a number of notes and articles and a book, Shakespeare's Favorite Novel (1984), dealing with the sources, chronology and texts of Shakespeare, Milton, and other Renaissance writers. He is currently editing Shakespeare’s history play King John for the Arden series.