The second edition of The Oxford Shakespeare has been venerated as the most comprehensive and definitive syntheses of Shakespeare body of work. With the release of the second edition, the editors carefully reconsidered every detail of the original publication in light of modern leaps in scholarship. The volume includes a substantial introduction to the collection alongside focused and abbreviated introductions to each included works. The Oxford Shakespeare also includes a Companion with a wealth of secondary criticisms on Shakespeare's works.
Editors: Gary Taylor; Stanley Wells; John Jowett; and William Montgomery