About this item
NOTE: This edition features the same content as the traditional text in a convenient, three-hole-punched, loose-leaf version. Books a la Carte also offer a great value; this format costs significantly less than a new textbook. Before purchasing, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. In addition, you may need a Course ID, provided by your instructor. This package for The Necessary Shakespeare, Books a la Carte Edition also includes REVEL™, an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience. For courses in Shakespeare.
Distills the best, most widely read and produced of Shakespeare’s great plays
In one compact paperback, The Necessary Shakespeare showcases Shakespeare’s proficiency through different genres. It comprises 20 plays and some of the sonnets—and is arranged to emulate the First Folio of 1623, which categorizes his plays as comedies, histories, or tragedies. The book demonstrates Shakespeare’s development from the early The Taming of the Shrew and Richard the Third to the late The Tempest; it shows him as a remarkable poet as well as dramatist. Selections are informed by feedback from instructors across the country regarding which works are truly “necessary” in the undergraduate classroom, and in many cases are widely available on film or video. The Fifth Edition borrows features in pedagogy and approach from Bevington’s The Complete Works of Shakespeare, a more comprehensive collection of Shakespeare’s works.
013439173X / 9780134391731 The Necessary Shakespeare, Books a la Carte Edition Plus REVEL™ – Access Card Package, 5e
Package consists of:
- 0134311868 / 9780134311869 REVEL for The Necessary Shakespeare – Access Card
- 0134310926 / 9780134310923 The Necessary Shakespeare, Books a la Carte Edition
Genre: Literary Criticism
Publisher: Pearson College Div
Street Date: August 27, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-27-2428