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Cambridge Student Guide to Antony and Cleopatra (Cambridge Student Guides)

by Rex Gibson

  • 159 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature: Shakespeare criticism,
  • Shakespeare studies & criticism,
  • English,
  • Education,
  • Shakespeare,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Arts & Humanities,
  • Literary Criticism / Shakespeare,
  • Designed / suitable for A & AS Level

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7745351M
    ISBN 100521538580
    ISBN 109780521538589

    Short simplified version of Shakespeare's play. Read this ahead of studying Antony and Cleopatra for A Level English Literature. The illustrations are fantastic but the plot isn't great. This may be an abridged version but we skipped Antony and Cleopatra actually falling in love. There was no reason for why Antony was fighting Octavius Caesar/5. William Shakespeare: Antony and Cleopatra Return to Renascence Editions William Shakespeare Antony and Cleopatra. Note on the e-text: this Renascence Editions text is a copy of the University of Adelaide mirror of the ERIS Project plain text edition. The text is in the public domain. Content unique to this presentation is.

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    This book comes with an introduction and notes by Cedric Watts, Research Professor of English, University of Sussex. 'Antony and Cleopatra' is one of Shakespeare's greatest tragedies: a spectacular, widely-ranging drama of love and war, passion and politics. Antony is divided between the responsibilities of imperial power and the intensities of his sexual relationship with . Antony and Cleopatra (First Folio title: The Tragedie of Anthonie, and Cleopatra) is a tragedy by William play was first performed, by the King's Men, at either the Blackfriars Theatre or the Globe Theatre in around ; its first appearance in print was in the Folio of The plot is based on Thomas North's English translation of Plutarch's Lives (in .


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Book Description What is Anthony and Cleopatra about. This Cambridge Student Guide will help students to evaluate the historical, social and cultural contexts for a broader understanding of Shakespeare's play.5/5(1).

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This Cambridge Student Guide will help students to evaluate the historical, social and cultural contexts for a broader understanding of Shakespeare's Range: $ - $ Cambridge Student Guide to Antony and Cleopatra (Cambridge Student Guides). Book Binding:Paperback / softback.

Author:Gibson, Rex. Publisher:Cambridge University Press. All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. Cambridge student guide: Shakespeare, Antony and Cleopatra by Rex GibsonTitle: Shakespeare, Antony and Cleopatra Series: Cambridge student guide Format: Paperback / softback Type: BOOK Publisher: Cambridge University Press UK Release Date: Language: English.

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Chapters are arranged chronologically, allowing students to quickly identify material relevant to Julius Caesar, the second triumvirate, the relationship between Antony and Cleopatra, and the Principate of Augustus. Iconography, archaeological Cited by: 1. Buy Antony and Cleopatra (The New Cambridge Shakespeare) 2 by Bevington, David (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low /5(9). I found it extremely easy to understand, it is laid out correctly and does help get through Antony and Cleopatra without being left confused. Item arrived quickly, great service and packaging - I would recommend this to any A-Level student studying Antony and Cleopatra/5(12).

SHAKESPEARE’S ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA: AN OVERVIEW HISTORICAL CONTEXT Before one delves into Shakespeare’s play Antony and Cleopatra, it is important to look at the world of the main charac-ters and the events that precede the play’s action.

Approximately two thousand years ago, Cleopatra, “Queen of the Nile,” ruled over Size: KB. The scene is set in Cleopatra’s palace in Alexandria, and Philo’s first words condemn Antony’s infatuation with Cleopatra.

Philo protests that Antony, once the model for all noble warriors, has lost all military qualities and has become merely ‘the bellows and the fan / To cool a gipsy’s lust’.File Size: 68KB. All you need to know about Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra is in this advanced guide to the text.

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With comprehensive coverage of all core and optional syllabus topics, students can easily grasp the. Like every other play in the Cambridge School Shakespeare series, Antony and Cleopatra has been specially prepared to help all students in schools and colleges.

This version aims to be different from other editions of the play. Like every other play in the Cambridge School Shakespeare series, Antony and Cleopatra has been specially prepared to help all students in schools and colleges. This version aims to be different from other editions of the : Paperback.

Antony and Cleopatra study guide contains a biography of William Shakespeare, literature essays, a complete e-text, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a. 'I hope this book will find its way onto the shelves of many a Shakespeare enthusiast and into the satchels of many a student. For undergraduates, cramming for the next seminar or tutorial, Emma Smith’s guide will, I suspect, become a trusted and valued friend, something you can turn to with a cup a coffee and read on the way to : Emma Smith.

Antony’s power was centered in the east and in Egypt (where he was with Cleopatra), while Octavius’ power was more centered at Rome. The two fought a climactic battle near Actium in 33 BCE, at which the forces of Antony and Cleopatra were decisively defeated. Introduction This is a study guide for the book Antony and Cleopatra is a tragedy written by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written sometime between and It was first printed in the First Folio of The climax of Antony and Cleopatra occurs, according to the first definition, in Act 3, Scene 7, when Antony decides to wage naval warfare against Octavius, a grave mistake that signals the beginning of Antony's military downfall.

According to the second definition, the climax occurs over an extended period in which Antony and Cleopatra die.The Tragedie of Antony and Cleopatra = Antony and Cleopatra, William Shakespeare The plot is based on Thomas North's translation of Plutarch's Lives and follows the relationship between Cleopatra and Mark Antony from the time of the Sicilian revolt to Cleopatra's suicide during the Final War of the Roman Republic/5(K).