Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 May 2012

268 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719087813

Bookseller Code (06)


The Roman Actor

By Philip Massinger

Martin White

Published by Manchester University Press

Revels Plays MUP

  • The first ever single-volume edition of this neglected masterpiece, widely seen as Philip Massinger's best work
  • Modernised text, thorough notes and a detailed commentary by Martin White ensures that it will be the standard edition
  • Contains an extensive interview with Sir Antony Sher, who played the lead in the highly praised 2002 revival by the RSC
  • Part of the The Revels Plays series, of which there are now forty two in print

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