Plays & playscripts

    Botanical Shakespeare

    By Gerit Quealy

    Hardback Save £4.74 = £13.25

    A captivating, beautifully illustrated, one-of-a-kind color compendium of the flowers, fruits, herbs, trees, seeds, and grasses cited in the works of the world's greatest playwright, William Shakespeare, accompanied by their companion quotes from all of his plays and poems. With a foreword by Dame Helen Mirren-the first foreword she has...

    A Trick to Catch the Old One: By Thomas Middleton

    Paperback Save £0.24 = £17.75

    First single edition of one of Thomas Middleton's most popular plays; for all students and academics of early modern drama and Renaissance literature -- .


    By Jez Butterworth

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    The new play from the writer of multi-award-winning modern classic Jerusalem, The Ferryman premieres at the Royal Court, London, in April 2017, directed by Sam Mendes.

    New Oxford Shakespeare

    By William Shakespeare

    Hardback Save £2.42 = £192.58

    This entirely new Complete Works, edited afresh from the original documents, provides scholars with all the materials they need for text-based research. The edition preserves the spelling, punctuation, ambiguities, and inconsistencies of the early documents, and introductions and on-page notes address the book history and documentary origins.


    By Nina Raine

    Paperback £8.45

    A powerful new play that puts Justice in the dock, from the writer of Tribes, Rabbit and Tiger Country. Premiered at the National Theatre, London.

    Euripides: Iphigenia at Aulis: Volume 1: Introduction, Text and Translation; Volume 2: Commentary and Indexes

    By James Morwood

    Paperback Save £0.53 = £29.42

    First English edition with commentary on one of Euripides' finest texts for 125 years, comprising two volumes sold together as a set Volume 1: Introduction, Text and Translation; Volume 2: Commentary and Indexes.

    The Importance of Being Earnest & Other Plays

    By Oscar Wilde

    Hardback £8.45

    Around the World in Eighty Days Le tour du monde en quatre-vingt jours is a classic. The exciting, if now dated, adventure of Fogg and Passepartout will entertain modern readers as much as it did the Victorians.With an Afterword by John Grant

    Profoundly Affectionate, Passionate Devotion to Someone (-No

    By Debbie Tucker Green

    Paperback £8.45

    Three couples. What might be. What once was. What could have been. debbie tucker green's new play premieres at the Royal Court Theatre, London, in February 2017.

    Glory Whispers & The Monkey

    By John Stanley

    Paperback £12.85

    These two plays - the winners of Synergy Theatre Project's Prison Writing Competition - tell the tense but often funny stories of drug users and the stress their habits place on their relationships. In Glory Whispers, we see Mina visited by Glory after many years away. Hopeful of seeing Glory's...

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