Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Henry Irving Shakespeare (Cambridge Library Collection - Literary Studies) (Volume 1)” as Want to Read:
The Henry Irving Shakespeare (Cambridge Library Collection - Literary  Studies) (Volume 1)
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Henry Irving Shakespeare (Cambridge Library Collection - Literary Studies) (Cambridge Library Collection - Literary Studies)

0.0 of 5 stars 0.00  ·  rating details  ·  0 ratings  ·  0 reviews
Henry Irving, the influential and controversial Victorian actor, was closely involved in the publication of this distinctive Shakespeare edition. As an actor, his concern was largely with the intellectual project of seeing each play as a unified work, rather than with producing strong emotional effects in the audience. In the words of his obituary in The Times, he appealed ...more
Paperback, 388 pages
Published July 20th 2009 by Cambridge University Press (first published 2009)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

Be the first to ask a question about The Henry Irving Shakespeare (Cambridge Library Collection - Literary Studies)

Community Reviews

(showing 1-10 of 10)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Oksana Romanova
Oksana Romanova marked it as to-read
Oct 30, 2014
Mary Cornelius
Mary Cornelius marked it as to-read
Oct 08, 2014
Praveen
Praveen marked it as to-read
Jul 20, 2013
Richard
Richard marked it as to-read
Aug 28, 2009
Richard
Richard marked it as to-read
Aug 28, 2009
Richard
Richard marked it as to-read
Aug 28, 2009
Richard
Richard marked it as to-read
Aug 28, 2009
Richard
Richard marked it as to-read
Aug 28, 2009
Richard
Richard marked it as to-read
Aug 28, 2009
Richard
Richard marked it as to-read
Aug 28, 2009
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
947
William Shakespeare (baptised 26 April 1564) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist. He is often called England's national poet and the "Bard of Avon" (or simply "The Bard"). His surviving works consist of 38 plays, 154 sonnets, two long narrative poems, and several other poems. His plays have been tr ...more
More about William Shakespeare...

Other Books in the Series

Cambridge Library Collection - Literary Studies (7 books)
  • Life, Letters, and Literary Remains of John Keats, Volume 1
  • The Staunton Shakespeare 3 Volume Paperback Set (Cambridge Library Collection - Literary  Studies) (Complete Works)
  • The Henry Irving Shakespeare (Cambridge Library Collection   Literary Studies) (Volume 2)
  • The Girlhood of Shakespeare's Heroines in a Series of Tales Volume 1
  • A Descriptive Catalogue of the Latin Manuscripts in the John Rylands Library at Manchester
  • Life, Letters, and Literary Remains of John Keats, Volume 2
Romeo and Juliet Hamlet Macbeth A Midsummer Night's Dream Othello

Share This Book