Shakespeare's Othello by Gary Carey
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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in the series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format.

Betrayal and manipulation lie at the heart of Othello. Keep up with all the crosses and double-crosses of this tragic play with the CliffsNotes version of the play, which will help you form your own opinions about Iago's schemes, Othello's motives, and Desdemona's loyalty.

Other features that help you study include Background information about the life and times of William Shakespeare to help you understand his influencesA character map that graphically illustrates the relationships among the charactersGlossaries to help you comprehend Shakespeare’s languageCritical essays on the character pairs and major themes of the playA review section that tests your knowledge

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Published May 2, 2002 by Cliffs Notes. 114 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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