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              Books by Paul Prescott

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              Hamlet

              Hamlet (Paperback)

              By Shakespeare, William; Contributions by Prescott, Paul; Revised by Sinfield, Alan

              • RRP: $17.99
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              Something is rotten in the state of Denmark. When young prince Hamlet is confronted by his fathers ghost on the battlements of Castle Elsinore, he is burdened with a terrible task: slay King Claudius, Hamlet's uncle, who the ghost alleges murdered him.

              ISBN 9780141396507
              Released NZ 21 Oct 2015
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Coriolanus

              Coriolanus (Paperback)

              By Shakespeare, William; Revised by Prescott, Paul

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              A peerless general is offered the consulship of Rome after his triumph over the city of Corioles. Too proud to respect the will of the people, however, he soon finds himself despised by the mob, and speaks out passionately against popular rule. Driven from the city as a traitor, ...he allies himself with his old enemies and begins to plot.
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              ISBN 9780141396453
              Released NZ 26 Aug 2015
              Publisher Penguin
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              A Year of Shakespeare: Re-living the World Shakespeare Festival

              A Year of Shakespeare: Re-living the World Shakespeare Festival (Paperback)

              Volume editor Edmondson, Paul; Prescott, Paul; Sullivan, Erin

              • RRP: $36.99
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              A Year of Shakespeare gives an informed and unique overview of thelargest Shakespeare festival the world has ever known: The World ShakespeareFestival, 2012.

              ISBN 9781408188149
              Released NZ 11 Apr 2013
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Othello: Arden Performance Editions
               

              Othello: Arden Performance Editions (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Shakespeare, William; Edited by Prescott, Paul; Rokison-Woodall, Abigail; Dobson, Prof Michael; Beale, Simon Russell

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              • Internationally sourced

              For the first time, the world-renowned Arden Shakespeare is producing Performance Editions, aimed specifically for use in the rehearsal room. Published in association with the Shakespeare Institute, the text features easily accessible facing page notes including short definitions... of words, key textual variants, and guidance on metre and pronunciation; a larger font size for easier reading; space for writing notes and reduced punctuation aimed at the actor rather than the reader. With editorial expertise from the worlds of theatre and academia, the series has been developed in association with actors and drama students. The Series Editors are distinguished scholars Professor Michael Dobson and Dr Abigail Rokison and leading Shakespearean actor, Simon Russell Beale.
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              ISBN 9781474272346
              Released NZ 26 Jul 2018
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Arden Performance Editions
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              A Year of Shakespeare: Re-living the World Shakespeare Festival
               

              A Year of Shakespeare: Re-living the World Shakespeare Festival (Hardback)

              Volume editor Edmondson, Paul; Prescott, Paul; Sullivan, Erin

              • RRP: $143.00
              • $143.00
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              A Year of Shakespeare gives a uniquely comprehensive, expert and exciting overview of the largest Shakespeare festival the world has ever known: The World Shakespeare Festival, 2012. This is the only book fully to document all 74 productions which formed part of the Festival in 2...012 through well-informed, lively and accessible reviews and other short pieces of related interest. From a Lithuaninan Hamlet, an Israeli Merchant of Venice and Jonathan Pryce's King Lear, this is a rich resource of critical interest to all students and scholars of Shakespeare in performance, global Shakespeare and the adaptation of Shakespeare. Illustrated with images from the productions, the book is also a great read, capturing the vitality and excitement of this extraordinary event.
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              ISBN 9781408188132
              Released NZ 11 Apr 2013
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Shakespeare on the Global Stage: Performance and Festivity in the Olympic Year
               

              Shakespeare on the Global Stage: Performance and Festivity in the Olympic Year (Hardback)

              Edited by Prescott, Paul; Sullivan, Erin

              • RRP: $198.00
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              A unique and wide-ranging account of the significance of Shakespeare throughout the Olympic year and the largest world Shakespeare festival ever staged.

              ISBN 9781472520333
              Released NZ 29 Jan 2015
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Richard III
                

              Richard III (Hardback, 2006 ed.)

              By Prescott, Paul

              • RRP: $269.99
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              Offers students, performers and general readers alike an introduction to the history and performance potential of Shakespeare's play. This book focuses on the challenges to actors and directors in putting Richard III onstage. The book has separate chapters on stage, film, textual... and critical history along with a commentary on the play.
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              ISBN 9781403941435
              Released NZ 30 Mar 2006
              Publisher Macmillan Education
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Shakespeare Handbooks
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              Richard III
               

              Richard III (Paperback, New title)

              By Prescott, Paul

              • RRP: $52.99
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              Offers students, performers, and readers, an introduction to the history and performance potential of Shakespeare's play. This title focuses on the challenges to actors and directors in putting Richard III onstage. It contains chapters on stage, film, textual and critical history... to study one of his popular and theatrically thrilling plays.
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              ISBN 9781403941442
              Released NZ 30 Mar 2006
              Publisher Macmillan Education
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Shakespeare Handbooks
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              Y Spy
               

              Y Spy (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Prescott, Paul; Edited by Miss, Cookie

              • RRP: $34.50
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              I wrote a book for the kids at the ymca the people and places are real .its a picture book.

              ISBN 9780692899427
              Released NZ 29 May 2017
              Publisher Paul Prescott
              Interest Age 4-8 years
              Series I Spy the y
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              Reviewing Shakespeare: Journalism and Performance from the Eighteenth Century to the Present

              Reviewing Shakespeare: Journalism and Performance from the Eighteenth Century to the Present (Hardback)

              By Prescott, Paul

              • RRP: $170.99
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              Paul Prescott presents an engaging account of the ways in which theatre critics have responded to Shakespeare over four centuries.

              ISBN 9781107021495
              Released NZ 24 Oct 2013
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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