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Published: 15 May 2008

768 Pages | 3 halftones

ISBN: 9780199535798

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Complete Sonnets and Poems

The Oxford Shakespeare

The Complete Sonnets and Poems

William Shakespeare
Edited by Colin Burrow

Oxford World's Classics

  • A new, modern-spelling text, collated and edited from all existing printings.
  • On-page and facing-page commentary and notes explain language and allusions.
  • Detailed introductions consider the sonnets' biographical and literary background, how the poems relate to the plays, dating and textual matters, and the mysteries of "Mr W. H." and the "Dark Lady."
  • Includes poems attributed to Shakespeare in the seventeenth century.
  • Full index to introductions and commentary.

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