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* The First Part of King Henry the Sixth
* The Second Part of King Henry the Sixth
* The Third Part of King Henry the Sixth
* The Tragedy of Richard the Third
* The Comedy of Errors
* Titus Andronicus
* The Taming of the Shrew
* The Two Gentlemen of Verona
* Love's Labour's Lost
* Romeo and Juliet
* The Tragedy of King Richard the Second
* A Midsummer-Night's Dream
* The L
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Hardcover, 626 pages
Published 1952 by William Benton
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This Britannica Great Books edition of the complete works of Shakespeare offers a serviceable, robust, no-frills, and altogether high-quality experience of this most famous of writers.

It's a commonplace that Shakespeare is the greatest writer in English literature, and even, according to Harold Bloom and no doubt many others, the greatest writer of all time in any language, full stop. It's quite a reputation, but despite my lifetime passion for reading and writing, I have had only a slight acqua
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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 ...more
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