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Henry IV, Part II: Actors on Shakespeare

Henry IV, Part II: Actors on Shakespeare
 

Simon Callow, best-selling author and acclaimed stage and screen actor, immerses himself in Henry IV once more, now concentrating on Part II , with an afterword on the death of Falstaff. He aims to provide an in-depth study of the art of the play and the craft of the actor.

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ISBN 9780571216284
Barcode 9780571216284
Published 1 July 2005 by Faber and Faber
Format Paperback, Main
Author(s) By Callow, Simon
Series Actors on Shakespeare
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ISBN-13 9780571216284
ISBN-10 0571216285
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
Publisher Faber and Faber
Imprint Faber & Faber
Publication Date 1 July 2005
International Publication Date 17 July 2003
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback, Main
Edition Main
Author(s) By Callow, Simon
Series Actors on Shakespeare
Category Individual Actors & Performers
Acting Techniques
Shakespeare studies & criticism
Number of Pages 128
Dimensions Width: 111mm
Height: 177mm
Spine: 9mm
Weight 75g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Literary Criticism
ONIX Text General/trade;College/higher education;Professional and scholarly
Dewey Code 822.33
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

The enduring popularity and success of Shakespeare is an international and cross-cultural phenomenon. The aim of the Actors on Shakespeare series is to provide an accessible, contemporary commentary to each of the plays via the top-class actors who have performed them. Here, Simon Callow, best-selling author and acclaimed stage and screen actor, immerses himself in Henry IV once more, now concentrating on Part II with an afterword on the death of Falstaff. Together with his previous book in this series, Callow provides an in-depth study of the art of the play and the craft of the actor.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review 'There is much to enjoy here. The writing preserves the individuality of the actors, while at the same time retaining their clarity and intelligence.' Independent

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Author's Bio

Simon Callow, best-selling author and acclaimed stage and screen actor, immerses himself in Henry IV once more, now concentrating on Part II with an afterword on the death of Falstaff. Together with his previous book in this series, Callow provides an in-depth study of the art of the play and the craft of the actor.

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