Norton Critical Editions:Renaissance Literature

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  • 9780393617474 72

    Don Quijote

    Miguel de Cervantes, Diana de Armas Wilson

    Second Edition


    “Diana de Armas Wilson’s introductory study captures the true essence of why Cervantes’s novel has become a valuable piece of our shared cultural heritage. Humour, satire, and the religious and political conflicts that plagued the era all form part of Cer

  • 9780393936919 72

    The Prince

    Niccolò Machiavelli, Wayne A. Rebhorn

    Third Edition


    This Norton Critical Edition includes:

    • Wayne A. Rebhorn’s thorough and thought-provoking introduction to Machiavelli, his world, and his famous...

  • 9780393640106 72


    William Shakespeare, Robert S. Miola

    Second Edition


    “A perfect volume to initiate majors into the discipline and delight of carefully examining presumptions, priorities, language, and structures of both primary and secondary texts.”
    —Stephen R. Honeygosky, University of Pittsburgh

  • 9780393265422 72

    The Tempest

    William Shakespeare, Peter Hulme, William H. Sherman

    Second Edition


    This Norton Critical Edition includes:

    • The First Folio (1623) text, accompanied by the editors’ preface and detailed explanatory annotations.

  • 9780393923575 72

    A Midsummer Night's Dream

    William Shakespeare, Grace Ioppolo

    First Edition


    This Norton Critical Edition of one of Shakespeare’s best-loved comedies is based on the First Quarto text with variants from the First Folio.