William Shakespeare ; edited by S.P. Cerasano
Shakespeare's tragedy of the famous assassination is now available in a Norton Critical Edition. The 1623 First Folio text is accompanied by a note on the text, a detailed introduction and annotations. "Sources and Contexts" presents possible sources as well as analogues to Julius Caesar and a study of the challenges posed by the play. "Criticism" includes early commentary as well as modern interpretations. "Performance History" reprints accounts of staging Julius Caesar. A selected and film bibliography are included.