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Werstine, Paul

Overview
Works: 79 works in 314 publications in 1 language and 18,329 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Outlines, syllabi, etc  Bibliography  Juvenile works  Fiction  Study guides  Pastoral drama  Historical drama 
Roles: Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR2803.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Paul Werstine
The tragedy of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Book )
19 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains the dramatic text of William Shakespeare's tragic play about the forbidden love between two young people from feuding Veronese houses, and includes commentary, notes, and details about the life of the author
The tragedy of Macbeth by William Shakespeare ( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents Shakespeare's drama about a man who kills the king of Scotland in order to claim the throne for himself, and includes explanatory notes, plot summaries, a key to notable lines and phrases, and other reference information
The tragedy of Hamlet, prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare ( Book )
18 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the text of William Shakespeare's tragedy in which Hamlet, the Prince of Denmark, struggles with the decision whether to avenge his father's murder, and includes text glosses; details on Shakespeare's life, world, and theater; and an essay that offers a modern perspective on the play
The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare ( Book )
18 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents Shakespeare's tragedy in which an English king foolishly splits his kingdom between the two daughters plotting his doom and disinherits his favorite for speaking out against him
The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice by William Shakespeare ( Book )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of Shakespeare's finest works is available in a new edition, based on the best early printed version of the play. This new edition of Othello reflects the latest scholarship and includes information on Shakespeare's life, explanatory notes, and a Modern Perspective section. Illustrated
The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare ( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the edited text of Shakespeare's play about a man who sets out to subdue a shrewish wife, and includes explanatory notes, accounts of the author's life and theater, illustrations, and a critical evaluation
The tragedy of Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare ( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The text of the play is presented with discussions of Shakespeare's life and world, dramatic criticism, and textual commentaries
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare ( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the comedy of the couples who are happily united with the help of bumbling Constable Dogberry
Twelfth night, or, What you will by William Shakespeare ( Book )
15 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy of love and mistaken identities as Olivia tries to keep order in her house
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare ( Book )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antonio, a merchant, borrows money from Shylock, a Jew. When Antonio cannot repay his debt, Shylock demands a pound of his flesh in payment
The tempest by William Shakespeare ( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents Shakespeare's play about a shipwrecked Duke who learns to command the spirits
The tragedy of Richard III by William Shakespeare ( Book )
6 editions published between 1896 and 2009 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Machiavellian tale of England's Richard III, an enterprising, self-made villain whose ascension to the throne was marked with murder and treachery
The life of Henry V by William Shakespeare ( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains that text of the English history play that dramatizes the fifteenth-century conflict between the royal families of York and Lancaster, and includes full explanatory notes on pages facing the text, an introduction to Shakespeare's language, and essays about his life, theater, and the publication of his works
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare ( Book )
14 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's popular comedy of love and mistaken identity is accompanied by a section on reading Shakespeare's language, information on Shakespeare's life and theater, explanatory notes, annotated reading lists, and an essay
The comedy of errors by William Shakespeare ( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the text of Shakespeare's "The Comedy of Errors" in which confusion reigns when twin brothers, both named Antipholus, arrive in the same town with their twin servants, both named Dromios, after a lifetime apart; and includes explanatory notes, scene-by-scene plot summaries, and other resources
As you like it by William Shakespeare ( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exiled royals--including a duke's daughter, disguised as a man--and country folk, learn lessons about class and gender through a series of love triangles in the Forest of Arden
Love's labor's lost by William Shakespeare ( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The New Folger Library edition of Shakespeare's plays puts readers in touch with current ways of thinking about Shakespeare. Each volume contains full explanatory notes on pages facing the text of the play and a helpful introduction to Shakespeare's language. At the conclusion of each play is a full essay by a scholar who assesses the play in the light of today's interests and concerns
Measure for measure by William Shakespeare ( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The New Folger Library editions of Shakespeare's plays put readers in touch with current ways thinking about Shakespeare. Each volume contains full explanatory notes on pages facing the text of the play and a helpful introduction to Shakespeare's language
All's well that ends well by William Shakespeare ( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This richly illustrated edition of Shakespeare's classic comedy in the New Folger Library features an accurate text in modern spelling and punctuation, scene-by-scene plot summaries and full explanatory notes, in-depth guides with tips on reading Shakespeare's language, and much more
Henry IV, part 2 by William Shakespeare ( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Powerful rebels are mustering their forces to topple the aging King Henry IV from his throne. Their success seems assured because the dying king cannot depend upon his son and heir Prince Hal. Instead, King Henry relies on the aid of the latest war hero Sir John Falstaff...and the kingdom is soon in for a big surprise
 
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