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The Resource Othello, edited and rendered into modern English by Gayle Holste

Othello, edited and rendered into modern English by Gayle Holste

Label
Othello
Title
Othello
Statement of responsibility
edited and rendered into modern English by Gayle Holste
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version. Includes a section with discussion questions and quizzes for students. Shakespeare's tragedy of the Moor whose love for Desdemona is destroyed by jealousy unfolds in easy-to-follow English as we speak it today. Othello's passion and Iago's treachery become clear in this straightforward modern version. The complete original text is laid out side-by-side with a complete modern translation. You'll find this book ideal for instant reference and understanding, whether you are reading Shakespeare for pleasure or studying for an exam
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Summary
The destructive effects of jealousy underlie this tale. Othello, a man of quality and superior intelligence, is brought down by his suspicions of his wife, Desdemona.
Storyline
Tone
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143819
Cataloging source
DLC
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1564-1616
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Shakespeare, William
Dewey number
822.3/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR2829
LC item number
.A25 2002
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480
Literary form
non fiction
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Holste, Gayle
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True
Series statement
Shakespeare made easy
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  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Othello
  • Jealousy
  • Muslims
  • Plays
  • Venice (Italy)
Target audience
adult
Label
Othello, edited and rendered into modern English by Gayle Holste
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Modern English version side-by-side with full original text."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- William Shakespeare: Life, plays, theater, verse -- Tragedy of Othello, Moor of Venice: Date, source, text -- Othello: Original text side-by-side with modern version -- Activities: Themes and images -- Characters -- Examination questions
Control code
20076192
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9780764120589
Lccn
2001043929
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48171178
  • (OCoLC)48171178
Label
Othello, edited and rendered into modern English by Gayle Holste
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Modern English version side-by-side with full original text."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- William Shakespeare: Life, plays, theater, verse -- Tragedy of Othello, Moor of Venice: Date, source, text -- Othello: Original text side-by-side with modern version -- Activities: Themes and images -- Characters -- Examination questions
Control code
20076192
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9780764120589
Lccn
2001043929
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48171178
  • (OCoLC)48171178

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