Description"This edition has a very helpful introduction and good clear text, as well as the exceptionally excellent and detailed notes."Dr Michael Herbert, St Andrews University''a useful treatment of a complex play'Barry Gaines, University of New Mexico, Shakespeare QuarterlyJohn Wilders - literar..
Description This Coursebook is a comprehensive guide to the study of Literature in English at AS and A Level, encouraging both the enjoyment of literature and rigorous academic study. It provides a clear approach for any Literature studies syllabus, and is divided into three parts: Part 1 and P..
DescriptionThis coursebook helps inspire a love of literature in English and builds greater confidence in analysing and writing about texts. Part 1 introduces students to the basics of poetry, prose and drama through a wide variety of international texts. In Part 2, students hone their skills by ana..
The Student’s Book introduces the key concepts and skills in the Cambridge International syllabus, with a focus on developing effective writing from the start, to give students a toolkit for responding to unseen texts and exploring the set texts in depth.• Develops effective writing throughout with ..
FeaturesFull support for the latest Cambridge syllabuses (0475/0992/2010).Engage students with diverse literary extracts including updated set texts.Support exam success with integrated guidance on exam technique, revision activities, and examiner commentaries.Support achievement in the Unseen compo..
DescriptionThe action of the play is as inevitable and eloquent as in Antigone: a clash of values and cultures so fundamental that tragedy issues: a tragedy for each individual, each tribe" Daily Telegraph "This play, by the winner of a Nobel Prize for Literature, asks: 'On the authority of what god..
Description"Developing Poetry Skills" is a resource that provides students with the key skills they need to read and respond to poetry effectively. It is designed to introduce students to the enjoyment of reading poetry and to build confidence and understanding throughout Key Stage 3...
DescriptionNOW AN HBO FILM STARRING MICHAEL B. JORDAN AND MICHAEL SHANNON Sixty years after its originally publication, Ray Bradbury's internationally acclaimed novel Fahrenheit 451 stands as a classic of world literature set in a bleak, dystopian future. Today its message has grown more relevant th..
Henry V is Shakespeare's
most famous "war play"; it includes the storied English victory over
the French at Agincourt. Some of it glorifies war, especially the choruses and
Henry's speeches urging his troops into battle. But we also hear bishops
conniving for war to postpone a bill that would ta..
The self-interested disregard of a dying woman’s bequest, an impulsive girl’s attempt to help an impoverished clerk, and the marriage between an idealist and a materialist — all intersect at a Hertfordshire estate called Howards End. The fate of this beloved country home symbolizes the future of Eng..
DescriptionOrphaned Jane is sent to work as a governess for brooding Mr. Rochester’s daughter, Adele. Love begins to grow between Jane and her moody employer, but his mysterious first wife threatens to ruin their chance at happiness...
Abridged specially for teachers and students of English and drama, this is a pacy and engaging version of Macbeth that maintains the coherence of the plot and contains all the essential elements needed for classroom study and dramatic performance. This version of Macbeth is ideal for the Shakespeare..
DescriptionMuch Ado About Nothing presents a battle of the sexes in more ways than one: as both a lightning-fast skirmish of wits between two famously disputatious lovers, and a near-deadly conflict built on conventions of gender and male rivalry.Claire McEachern's new introduction brings this best-..
DescriptionCarol Ann Duffy is the most humane and accessible poet of our time' Rose Tremain, GuardianNew Selected Poems contains poems chosen by Carol Ann Duffy from her first six acclaimed collections, from Standing Female Nude to Feminine Gospels, and a handful of other po..