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Othello, the Moor of Venice (Oxford World's Classics) (Reissue): Shakespeare, William/ Neill, Michael (EDT): BOOKS KINOKUNIYA
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Othello, the Moor of Venice (Oxford World's Classics) (Reissue)
Othello, the Moor of Venice (Oxford World's Classics) (Reissue)
Publisher : Oxford Univ Pr
Published Date : 2008/06
Binding : Paperback
ISBN : 9780199535873

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Language : English

Book Description
Source: ENG
Academic Descriptors: C25107270
Place of Publication: Great Britain
Continuations: Monograph Series,any number
Academic Level: Undergraduate
Table of Contents
List of Illustrations                              ix
Introduction                                       1
  Reception                                        1
  Sources                                          16
    Setting, Characters, and Plot                  18
    The Time Scheme                                33
  The Play in Performance                          36
    Playing Black                                  40
    Othello and Iago                               71
    Desdemona                                      100
    Emilia and Bianca                              106
    Cassio and Roderigo                            111
  Interpretation                                   113
    Reading Blackness                              113
    'Othello' and Discovery                        130
    'Othello' and the Monstrous                    138
    Place, Office, and Occupation                  147
    Love, Service, and Identity                    158
    The Place of Women                             169
    Conclusion                                     177
Editorial Procedures                               181
  Abbreviations and References                     183
APPENDIX A The Date of the Play                    399
APPENDIX B The Texts of the Play                   405
  The Textual Problem                              405
  Quarto and Folio                                 406
  The Scholarly Debate                             411
  Conclusion                                       430
APPENDIX C Giraldi Cinthio: 'Gil Hecatommithi,     434
Third Decade, Seventh Novella Translated by
Bruno Ferraro
APPENDIX D The Music in the Play by Linda          445
Phyllis Austern
APPENDIX E Alterations to Lineation                455
APPENDIX F Longer Notes                            461
Index                                              469

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