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Tempest

Tempest - 04 edition

Tempest - 04 edition

ISBN13: 9780393978193

ISBN10: 0393978192

Tempest by William Shakespeare - ISBN 9780393978193
Edition: 04
Copyright: 2004
Publisher: W.W. Norton & Co.
Published: 2004
International: No
Tempest by William Shakespeare - ISBN 9780393978193

ISBN13: 9780393978193

ISBN10: 0393978192

Edition: 04

Summary

The Tempest presents some of Shakespeare's most insightful meditations on the cycle of life--ending and beginning, death and regeneration, bondage and freedom. This Norton Critical Edition is based on the First Folio text and is accompanied by explanatory annotations.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Preface
The Tempest p. 3
A Note on the Text p. 78
Sources and Contexts
Magic and Witchcraft p. 85
[Medea] p. 85
Oration on the Dignity of Man p. 86
[Friar Bacon's Magical Exploits] p. 88
[An English Conjuror on the High Seas] p. 89
[How to Enclose a Spirit] p. 89
Politics and Religion p. 91
Isaiah XXIX p. 91
Virginia's Verger p. 93
[Master Strokes of State] p. 95
Geography and Travel p. 97
Primaleon of Greece p. 97
[A Mediterranean Storm] p. 99
A Map of Tunis and Carthage p. 101
[A Voyage to the Patagonians] p. 102
[An Atlantic Storm] p. 105
[The Cannibals of Brazil] p. 107
[Storms and Strife in Bermuda] p. 110
The Seaman's Dictionary p. 115
Criticism
[The Character of Caliban] p. 119
[The Magic of The Tempest] p. 119
Notes on The Tempest p. 121
Shakespeare's Treatment of the Marvellous p. 125
[Some Notes on The Tempest] p. 127
[Surrendering to The Tempest] p. 131
Shakespeare's Final Period p. 134
[Prospero's Lonely Magic] p. 137
A Chart of Shakespeare's Dramatic Universe p. 141
[Art vs. Nature] p. 142
A Monster, a Child, a Slave p. 148
Prospero, Agrippa, and Hocus Pocus p. 168
Music, Masque, and Meaning in the Tempest p. 187
Prospero's Wife p. 201
Shakespeare's Virginian Masque p. 215
Prospero and Caliban p. 233
The Tempest's Tempest at Blackfriars p. 250
Conquering Islands: Contextualizing The Tempest p. 265
The Blue-Eyed Witch p. 286
Rewritings and Appropriations
Drama and Film
The Sea Voyage p. 301
The English Traveller p. 305
The Enchanted Island p. 308
The Mock-Tempest p. 312
Raising the Wind p. 315
A Tempest p. 321
Prospero's Books p. 325
Poems
With a Guitar. To Jane p. 332
Caliban upon Setebos; or Natural Theology in the Island p. 335
At the Top p. 337
The Spirit Ariel p. 338
By Avon River p. 339
Snapshots of Caliban p. 342
Calypso for Caliban p. 343
Go Ariel p. 347
Ariel Freed p. 348
Setebos p. 349
Selected Bibliography p. 351
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