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Published: 23 April 2015

144 Pages | 8 black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780198718628

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William Shakespeare: A Very Short Introduction

Stanley Wells

Very Short Introductions

  • Written by the pre-eminent Shakespearean critic Stanley Wells
  • Examines the life and work of one of greatest playwrights in British history
  • Explores the impact and context of all Shakespeare's works
  • Looks at the importance of theatre and drama in Shakespeare's time
  • Part of the bestselling Very Short Introductions series - over seven million copies sold worldwide