• The Merchant of Venice: The Oxford Shakespeare


    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199535859

    What was Shakespeare's attitude to Semitism? The Introduction to this edition of The Merchant of Venice opens by addressing this vital issue raised by the play, and goes on to

  • Complete Poetry


    häftad, 2009, Engelska, ISBN 9780199554706

    `Yet each man kills the thing he loves, By each let this be heard, Some do it with a bitter look, Some with a flattering word, The coward does it with a kiss, The brave

  • Frankenstein


    häftad, 2019, Engelska, ISBN 9780198840824

    By the dim and yellow light of the moon, as it forced its way through the window-shutters, I beheld the wretch-the miserable monster whom I had created. He held up the curtain of

  • King John: The Oxford Shakespeare


    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199537143

    This important new edition of one of Shakespeare's more neglected plays offers a wide-ranging critical introduction, concentrating on its relevance to Elizabethan political issues

  • The Picture of Dorian Gray


    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199535989

    'The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it.' When Dorian Gray has his portrait painted, he is captivated by his own beauty. Tempted by his world-weary, decadent

  • The Tale of Sinuhe

    häftad, 2009, Engelska, ISBN 9780199555628

    The Tale of Sinuhe, from c.1875 BC, has been acclaimed as the supreme masterpiece of Ancient Egyptian poetry, a perfect fusion of monumental, dramatic, and lyrical styles, and a

  • Lyrical Ballads

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    häftad, 2013, Engelska, ISBN 9780199601967

    'Listen, Stranger!' Wordsworth and Coleridge's joint collection of poems has often been singled out as the founding text of English Romanticism. Within this initially unassuming,

  • The Mabinogion

    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199218783

    'I cannot be killed indoors,' he said, 'nor out of doors; I cannot be killed on horseback, nor on foot.' 'Well,' she said, 'how can you be killed?' Celtic mythology, Arthurian

  • Antigone; Oedipus the King; Electra


    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199537174

    Love and loyalty, hatred and revenge, fear, deprivation, and political ambition: these are the motives which thrust the characters portrayed in these three Sophoclean masterpieces

  • Selected Poetry


    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199553952

    John Keats's abiding poetic legacy is one of extraordinary and triumphant richness. Before the moment of `self-will' when he declared his intention to be a poet, Keats