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Hamlet is not only one of Shakespeare's greatest plays but also the most fascinatingly problematical tragedy in world literature.
€5.93 €3.93

Twelfth night

The gentle melancholy and lyrical atmosphere of Twelfth Night have long made the play a favourite with Shakespearian audiences.
€5.93 €3.93

Julius Cæsar

Julius Caesar is among the best of Shakespeare's historical and political plays.
€5.93 €3.93


Macbeth is one of Shakespeare's four great tragedies encompassing witchcraft bloody murder ghostly apparitions as well as high poetry blended in such a way as to demonstrate the assured dramatic touch of Shakespeare's maturity.
€5.93 €3.93

King Lear

Edited introduced and annotated by Cedric Watts Research Professor of English University of Sussex.
€5.93 €3.93

Much Ado About Nothing

Much Ado About Nothing has long been celebrated as one of Shakespeare's most popular comedies.
€5.93 €3.93

The Complete Works of William

William Shakespeare (1564-1616) is acknowledged as the greatest dramatist of all time.
€10.14 €8.14

Romeo and Juliet

HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved essential classics.
€6.44 €4.44

The Three Theban Plays

Towering over the rest of Greek tragedy Sophocles' The Three Theban Plays are among the most enduring and timeless dramas ever written.
€11.16 €9.16

The Crucible

Arthur Miller's depiction of innocent men and women destroyed by malicious rumour The Crucible is a powerful indictment of McCarthyism and the 'frontier mentality' of Cold War America published in Penguin Modern Classics.
€11.16 €9.16

Death of a Salesman

Arthur Miller's extraordinary masterpiece Death of a Salesman changed the course of modern theatre and has lost none of its power as an examination of American life and consumerism published in Penguin Modern Classics.
€11.16 €9.16

All My Sons

Based on a true story Arthur Miller's play All My Sons was his first major success a moving exploration of denial guilt social responsibility and the falsehood of the American Dream.
€11.16 €9.16

A Streetcar Named Desire

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize Tennessee Williams's A Streetcar Named Desire is the tale of a catastrophic confrontation between fantasy and reality embodied in the characters of Blanche DuBois and Stanley Kowalski.
€12.17 €10.17


Love and loyalty hatred and revenge fear deprivation and political ambition: these are the motives which thrust the characters portrayed in these three Sophoclean masterpieces on to their collision course with catastrophe.
€9.13 €7.13

A Dolls House

Ibsen's best-known play displays his genius for realistic prose drama.
€5.93 €3.93