Provides the play text with commentary and background notes.
This is a well-established series which helps the reader to understand and enjoy Shakespeare's plays.
As well as the complete and unabridged text, each play in the series has an extensive range of notes. These include detailed explanations of difficult words and passages, a synopsis of the plot and summaries of individual scenes, and notes on the main characters.
There are also illustrations and photographs to enhance understanding, background information on Shakespeare's England, suggestions for further reading, a brief biography of Shakespeare and a complete list of his plays.