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Product Description: Few contemporary American writers have stirred the minds and emotions of their readers as Philip Roth has done. Even fewer writers have excelled in various forms of the comic as Roth has for over a half-century. "Playful and Serious" assembles a group of outstanding Roth scholars and critics who focus their attention on the different ways Roth brings his comic tendencies to bear on essentially serious topics...read more
By Jay L. Halio (editor)

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9780874130942 | 1 reprint edition (Univ of Delaware Pr, January 31, 2010), cover price $56.00 | About this edition: Few contemporary American writers have stirred the minds and emotions of their readers as Philip Roth has done.
9781611491470 | Univ of Delaware Pr, January 31, 2010, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Few contemporary American writers have stirred the minds and emotions of their readers as Philip Roth has done.

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Product Description: This is the first fully annotated modern-spelling edition of King Henry VIII to appear for over a decade and includes up-to-date scholarship on all aspects of the play, including dating authorship, printing, sources and stage history...read more
By Jay L. Halio (editor) and William Shakespeare (contributor)

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9780199537433 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 15, 2008, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: This is the first fully annotated modern-spelling edition of King Henry VIII to appear for over a decade and includes up-to-date scholarship on all aspects of the play, including dating authorship, printing, sources and stage history.

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By Jay L. Halio (editor)

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9780874130386 | 1 edition (Univ of Delaware Pr, September 30, 2008), cover price $42.50

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Product Description: Using this edition, the reader may see at once how Shakespeare's manuscript of the play, upon which the second quarto (Q2) is based, was adapted for the Elizabethan stage by the author and/or his colleagues. Q1 is considerably shorter than Q2...read more
By Jay L. Halio (editor)

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9781611491029 | Univ of Delaware Pr, August 1, 2008, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Using this edition, the reader may see at once how Shakespeare's manuscript of the play, upon which the second quarto (Q2) is based, was adapted for the Elizabethan stage by the author and/or his colleagues.

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Product Description: For this updated critical edition of King Lear, Jay Halio has added a new introductory section on recent stage, film, and critical interpretations of the play. He provides a comprehensive account of Shakespeare's sources and the literary, political and folkloric influences at work in the play; a detailed reading of the action; and a substantial stage history of major productions...read more

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9780521847919 | Updated edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, September 12, 2005), cover price $99.99 | About this edition: For this updated critical edition of King Lear, Jay Halio has added a new introductory section on recent stage, film, and critical interpretations of the play.
9780521331111 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 1, 1992, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: This is the first fully annotated, critical edition of King Lear to appear for forty years.

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9780521612630 | 2 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, September 19, 2005), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: For this updated critical edition of King Lear, Jay Halio has added a new introductory section on recent stage, film, and critical interpretations of the play.
9780521337298 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 30, 1992, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: This is the first fully annotated, critical edition of King Lear to appear for forty years.

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Product Description: Philip Roth is that literary rarity - an American novelist who gets better with age. In recent years he has astounded critics with both the quality and the quantity of his literary output. Roth has been publishing fiction for over four decades...read more
By Jay L. Halio (editor) and Ben Siegel (editor)

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9780874139020 | Univ of Delaware Pr, March 31, 2005, cover price $42.50 | About this edition: Philip Roth is that literary rarity - an American novelist who gets better with age.
9781611492705 | Univ of Delaware Pr, March 1, 2005, cover price $75.00

Product Description: After an historical survey of A Midsummer Night's Dream from Shakespeare's time through to the 19th century, Jay Halio focuses primarily on 20th century productions and adaptations, for film and television as well as for the stage...read more

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9780719062209 | 2 edition (Manchester Univ Pr, September 20, 2003), cover price $79.95 | About this edition: After an historical survey of A Midsummer Night's Dream from Shakespeare's time through to the 19th century, Jay Halio focuses primarily on 20th century productions and adaptations, for film and television as well as for the stage.
9780719034046 | Manchester Univ Pr, February 1, 1995, cover price $69.95

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9780719062216 | Manchester Univ Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: After an historical survey of A Midsummer Night's Dream from Shakespeare's time through to the 19th century, Jay Halio focuses primarily on 20th century productions and adaptations, for film and television as well as for the stage.

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Product Description: A Midsummer Night's Dream is one of Shakespeare's happiest comedies and his first clear triumph in that genre. A perennial favorite in stage performance, it has also been made into a number of successful films. Yet the play is also remarkably complex, as Shakespeare presents several different worlds, draws on a rich tradition of folk and fairy lore, and questions the art of dramatic representation...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780313321900 | Greenwood Pub Group, August 30, 2003, cover price $72.00 | About this edition: A Midsummer Night's Dream is one of Shakespeare's happiest comedies and his first clear triumph in that genre.

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Product Description: In its timeless exploration of familial and political dissolution, and in its relentless questioning of the apparent moral indifference of the universe, King Lear is Shakespeare's darkest tragedy. It is also one of his most timely, for many of the issues it raises resonate loudly within our own era...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780313316180 | Greenwood Pub Group, September 30, 2001, cover price $98.00 | About this edition: In its timeless exploration of familial and political dissolution, and in its relentless questioning of the apparent moral indifference of the universe, King Lear is Shakespeare's darkest tragedy.

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Product Description: Aims to make the reader more fully aware of what is involved in a Shakespearean production, by raising questions on interpreting the text, the set designs, characterization, subtext, language, authenticity, relevance and ideology. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780719026997 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 1988, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Aims to make the reader more fully aware of what is involved in a Shakespearean production, by raising questions on interpreting the text, the set designs, characterization, subtext, language, authenticity, relevance and ideology.

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9781893818200 | Reprint edition (Scrivenery Pr, October 1, 2000), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Aims to make the reader more fully aware of what is involved in a Shakespearean production, by raising questions on interpreting the text, the set designs, characterization, subtext, language, authenticity, relevance and ideology.

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Offers source documents and analysis to provide a historical context for understanding the major themes of Shakespeare's most controversial play. (view table of contents)

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9780313310119 | Greenwood Pub Group, September 30, 2000, cover price $57.00 | About this edition: Offers source documents and analysis to provide a historical context for understanding the major themes of Shakespeare's most controversial play.

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Product Description: This is the first fully annotated modern-spelling edition of King Henry VIII to appear for over a decade and includes up-to-date scholarship on all aspects of the play, including dating authorship, printing, sources and stage history...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780198130017, titled "King Henry VIII: Or All Is True" | Clarendon Pr, February 10, 2000, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: This is the first fully annotated and comprehensive modern-spelling edition of King Henry VIII to appear for over a decade.

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9780192840363 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 7, 2000, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: This is the first fully annotated modern-spelling edition of King Henry VIII to appear for over a decade and includes up-to-date scholarship on all aspects of the play, including dating authorship, printing, sources and stage history.

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Product Description: Comparative Literary Dimensions, like its companion volume American Literary Dimensions, honors the memory of Melvin J. Friedman. The authors studied include James Joyce, Robert Graves, and Virginia Woolf. A wide range of classical and modern writers and literary themes and concepts are discussed by international scholar-critics such as Haskell Block, Zack Bowen, and Owen Aldrich...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Melvin J. Friedman (editor), Jay L. Halio (editor) and Ben Siegel (editor)

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9780874137156 | Univ of Delaware Pr, May 1, 2000, cover price $39.50 | About this edition: Comparative Literary Dimensions, like its companion volume American Literary Dimensions, honors the memory of Melvin J.

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Product Description: Book by Halio, Jay (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Melvin J. Friedman (editor), Jay L. Halio (editor) and Ben Siegel (editor)

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9780874136869 | Univ of Delaware Pr, November 1, 1999, cover price $39.50 | About this edition: Book by Halio, Jay

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Product Description: Among the topics discussed in this collection are the significance of the First Folio, Stoppard's film of Rosencrantz and Guidenstern Are Dead, and suggestions for an alchemical interpretation of the Tempest and a religious interpretation of A Comedy of Errors. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Jay L. Halio (editor), Arthur F. Kinney (editor) and Lois Potter (editor)

Hardcover:

9780874136999 | Univ of Delaware Pr, August 1, 1999, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Among the topics discussed in this collection are the significance of the First Folio, Stoppard's film of Rosencrantz and Guidenstern Are Dead, and suggestions for an alchemical interpretation of the Tempest and a religious interpretation of A Comedy of Errors.

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Product Description: Since its first performances around 1596 and its earliest editions (1597, 1599), Romeo and Juliet has remained one of Shakespeare's most popular plays. The reasons are not far to seek, as the play centers on a subject of perennial interest: romantic love...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780313300899 | Greenwood Pub Group, November 30, 1998, cover price $91.00 | About this edition: Since its first performances around 1596 and its earliest editions (1597, 1599), Romeo and Juliet has remained one of Shakespeare's most popular plays.

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Product Description: Topics in this collection include discussions of acting the "Big Four, " as well as studies on politics, language, and history. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Jay L. Halio (editor), Hugh Richmond (editor) and Marvin Rosenberg

Hardcover:

9780874136579 | Univ of Delaware Pr, November 1, 1998, cover price $57.50 | About this edition: Topics in this collection include discussions of acting the "Big Four, " as well as studies on politics, language, and history.

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Product Description: This edition of Shakespeare's King Lear is based on the first (1608) quarto and represents a significantly different version from that published in the folio of 1623, which forms the basis of the standard New Cambridge Shakespeare edition...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Jay L. Halio (editor)

Hardcover:

9780521418119 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 1, 1994, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: This edition of Shakespeare's King Lear is based on the first (1608) quarto and represents a significantly different version from that published in the folio of 1623, which forms the basis of the standard New Cambridge Shakespeare edition.

Paperback:

9780521587075 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 1997, cover price $49.99 | About this edition: This edition of Shakespeare's King Lear is based on the first (1608) quarto and represents a significantly different version from that published in the folio of 1623, which forms the basis of the standard New Cambridge Shakespeare edition.

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Product Description: The essays in this book focus on a wide and representative variety of Jewish American women writers, including Cynthia Ozick, Anne Roiphe, Erica Jong, Pauline Kael, Allegra Goodman, Norma Rosen, Adrienne Rich, Lynn Sharon Schwartz, and others...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Jay L. Halio (editor) and Ben Siegel (editor)

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9780874136111 | Univ of Delaware Pr, January 1, 1997, cover price $43.50 | About this edition: The essays in this book focus on a wide and representative variety of Jewish American women writers, including Cynthia Ozick, Anne Roiphe, Erica Jong, Pauline Kael, Allegra Goodman, Norma Rosen, Adrienne Rich, Lynn Sharon Schwartz, and others.
9781611491760 | Univ of Delaware Pr, June 30, 1996, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: The essays in this book focus on a wide and representative variety of Jewish American women writers, including Cynthia Ozick, Anne Roiphe, Erica Jong, Pauline Kael, Allegra Goodman, Norma Rosen, Adrienne Rich, Lynn Sharon Schwartz, and others.

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Product Description: The seven essays in this volume cover a broad spectrum of topics on Romeo and Juliet. Students and scholars will find here a rich and diverse collection of approaches and ideas regarding one of Shakespeare's most popular plays.

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9780874135794 | Univ of Delaware Pr, October 1, 1995, cover price $29.50 | About this edition: The seven essays in this volume cover a broad spectrum of topics on Romeo and Juliet.

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Product Description: 2 Volumes - Part 1 : A-G and Part 2: H-Z. Ex - Library book with the usual library stamps and markings. Shelf and edge wear. Tiny tears to bottom edges. Plastic protective cover to boards. Pages are clean. Solid Book. Dictionary of Literary Biography - Published by Gale From the publisher: "This award-winning multi-volume series is dedicated to making literature and its creators better understood and more accessible to students and interested readers, while satisfying the standards of librarians, teachers and scholars...read more
By Jay L. Halio (editor)

Hardcover:

9780810309272 | Gale Group, February 1, 1983, cover price $726.00 | About this edition: 2 Volumes - Part 1 : A-G and Part 2: H-Z.

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