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William Shakespeare"s Coriolanus

William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare"s Coriolanus

with a quarto-facsimile of the Tragedy of Coriolanus from the folio of 1623

by William Shakespeare

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Published by John Russell Smith in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by F.A. Leo.
ContributionsLeo, F.A.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18313947M

William Shakespeare's Coriolanus is a tragedy based on the life of the Roman military leader Caius Marcius Coriolanus. Scholars believe Shakespeare wrote it between and and that it was one of his last written tragedies. In Shakespeare's era, the history of the character Coriolanus was believed to be completely rooted in fact. Coriolanus: Notes (Shakespeare Workshop) by William Shakespeare and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

Mr. William Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies is a collection of plays by William Shakespeare, published in , commonly referred to by modern scholars as the First Folio. It is considered one of the most influential books ever published. Printed in folio format and containing 36 plays (see list of Shakespeare's plays), it was prepared by Shakespeare's colleagues John Author: William Shakespeare. 'Jonathan Bate writes with as much elegance as insight about the making of theatre and the creation of the plays.' - Richard Eyre, Sunday Telegraph From the Royal Shakespeare Company - a fresh new edition of Shakespeare's gripping political and personal tragedy THIS EDITION INCLUDES: / An illuminating introduction to Coriolanus by award-winning scholar Jonathan /5.

A highly political play, Coriolanus concerns a military hero of ancient Rome who attempts to shift from his career as a general to become a candidate for public office — a disastrous move that leads to his collaborating with the enemy and heading an attack on Rome. Despite his battlefield confidence and accomplishments, Coriolanus proves psychologically ill-suited as a candidate /5(14). Coriolanus. William Shakespeare. This web edition published by [email protected] Last updated Wednesday, Decem at To the best of our knowledge, the text of this.


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CAIUS MARCIUS CORIOLANUS. Bear The addition nobly ever. Flourish. Trumpets sound, and drums. All Caius Marcius Coriolanus. CORIOLANUS I will go wash; And when my face is fair, you shall perceive Whether I blush or no: howbeit, I thank you.

I mean to stride your steed, and at all times To undercrest your good addition To the fairness of my power. Coriolanus is a play by William Shakespeare first performed in Read a Plot Overview of the entire play or a scene by scene Summary and Analysis.

See a complete list of the characters in Coriolanus. Continue your study of Coriolanus with these useful links. Get ready to write your essay on Coriolanus. - William Shakespeare, Coriolanus I'm a sucker for a revenge play, so this one floats easily just on the heat generated by Coriolanus' anger.

I remember being exposed to the Coriolanus story last year when I was reading Plutarch's Lives, Vol 1 * and again earlier this year when I was reading Livy I: History of Rome, Books /5. An older recording of is an elegant reading with the magic of Richard Burton's Welsh tones in the title role.

As with much of the Shakespeare Recording Society productions, all of which will soon be available again on Harper Audio, much of the lines are delivered in the old style that I feel is really essential to doing justice to the poetry inherent therein/5(13).

The book's introduction, by Jonathan Crewe is first rate in understanding both the play and the character of Coriolanus, and I recommend this play for anyone wishing to get his or her feet wet in learning about Shakespeare's tragedies/5(48). Buy a cheap copy of The Tragedy of Coriolanus book by William Shakespeare.

This generously annotated edition of Coriolanus offers a thorough reconsideration of Shakespeare's remarkable, and probably his last, tragedy. A substantial Free shipping over $/5(5).

John Dover Wilson's New Shakespeare, published between andbecame the classic Cambridge edition of Shakespeare's plays and poems until the s.

The series, long since out-of-print, is now reissued. Each work is available both individually and as a set, and each contains a lengthy and lively introduction, main text, and substantial notes and glossary printed at the. Desiring revenge against Rome, Coriolanus goes to his Volscian enemy, Aufidius, in the city of Antium, and makes peace with him.

Aufidius is planning a new campaign against the Romans, and he welcomes Coriolanus's assistance, although he soon feels himself to be falling into his new ally's shadow. Their army proceeds to march on Rome, throwing. The authoritative edition of Coriolanus from The Folger Shakespeare Library, the trusted and widely used Shakespeare series for students and general readers.

Set in the earliest days of the Roman Republic, Coriolanus begins with the common people, or plebeians, in armed revolt against the patricians. The people win the right to be represented by : TL;DR: Coriolanus hates the people, and they banish him from Rome.

Coriolanus loves his mother, and she stops him from attacking Rome. Roman general Coriolanus makes his name defeating an enemy army and defending Rome. The Senate nominates him as consul but he cannot win the people's vote, so he is banished from Rome and allies with his old enemy.

William Shakespeare's Coriolanus. New York: Chelsea House Publishers, (OCoLC) Named Person: William Shakespeare; Cnaeus Marcius Coriolanus; Cnaeus Marcius Coriolanus; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Harold Bloom.

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out of 5 stars. out /5(9). This generously annotated edition of Coriolanus offers a thorough reconsideration of Shakespeare's remarkable, and probably his last, tragedy.

A substantial introduction situates the play within its contemporary social and political contexts and presents a fresh account of how the protagonist's personal tragedy evolves within Shakespeare's most searching exploration of. William Shakespeare (Ap (baptism)–d. Ap ) was an English poet and playwright and is considered a key member of the English literature canon.

Shakespeare's work includes sonnets and 38 plays; while his earlier plays were comedies and histories, his later work focused on tragedy (e.g. "Macbeth"). Coriolanus, the last of the so-called political tragedies by William Shakespeare, written about and published in the First Folio of seemingly from the playbook, which had preserved some features of the authorial manuscript.

The five-act play, based on the life of Gnaeus Marcius Coriolanus, a legendary Roman hero of the late 6th and. CORIOLANUS By William Shakespeare Probably written about TO General Note: In January I decided that I’d like to go back and read all the plays of William Shakespeare, perhaps one a month if that works out.

I hadn’t read a Shakespeare play since50 years ago. But I had read nearly all of them in college. By: William Shakespeare () Shakespeare was passionately interested in the history of Rome, as is evident from plays like Titus Andronicus, Julius Caesar, and Antony and Cleopatra.

His tragedy Coriolanus was probably written aroundand dramatizes the rise and fall of a great Roman general, Caius Martius (later surnamed. The Paperback of the Coriolanus (Arden Shakespeare, Third Series) by William Shakespeare at Barnes & Noble.

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