Titus Andronicus William Shakespeare
In 4th Century Rome, Titus returns to the city after a period of bloody conflicts with the Goths. Upon his triumphant return with his prisoners?the Goth queen Tamora and her three sons?the opposing parties begin a cycle of revenge that ultimate destroys them all. Long assumed to be one of Shakespeare?s earliest tragedies, Titus Andronicus was one...
Publisher : HarperCollins Canada
published : 2014
Titus Andronicus may be Shakespeare's earliest tragedy; it is believed to have been written sometime between 1584 and the early 1590s. It depicts a Roman general who is engaged in a cycle of revenge with his enemy Tamora, the Queen of the Goths. The play is by far Shakespeare's bloodiest work. It lost popularity during the Victorian era because of...
Publisher : Start Publishing LLC
published : 2013
An embittered Roman General returns from war, having captured the Queen of the Goths and her three sons. Sacrificing the eldest, in memory of his own sons killed in battle, he provokes the queen's unending hatred. And when she is made empress by the new emperor of Rome, she quickly begins to plot a murderous revenge of barely conceivable cruelty.
Publisher : Penguin Books Ltd
published : 2005
Titus Andronicus is the earliest tragedy and the earliest Roman play attributed to Shakespeare. Titus, a model Roman, has led twenty-one of his twenty-five sons to death in Rome?s wars; he stabs another son to death for what he views as disloyalty to Rome. Yet Rome has become ?a wilderness of tigers.? After a death sentence is imposed on two of his...
Publisher : Simon & Schuster
published : 2015
Titus AndronicusThe acclaimed Pelican Shakespeare series, now in a dazzling new series design The Pelican Shakespeare series features authoritative and meticulously researched texts paired with scholarship by renowned Shakespeareans. Each book includes an essay on the theatrical world of Shakespeare?s time, an introduction to the individual play, and a detailed...
Publisher : Penguin Publishing Group
published : 2017
?These words are razors to my wounded heart.? ?Titus Andronicus Â ?We have seen better days.? ?Timon of Athens Â Eminent Shakespearean scholars Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen provide fresh new editions of the two great tragedies: Titus Adronicus, a graphic story of revenge, and Timon of Athens , a cautionary tale about false friends...
Publisher : Random House Publishing Group
published : 2011