Julius Caesar Author:William Shakespeare THE LAUREL SHAKESPEARE — The Text: A modern restoration of the original folios completed in late 1957 by Charles Jasper Sisson, assistant director and senior fellow at the Shakespeare Institute, Stratford-upon-Avon. — The Format: Designed for this volume and employs the largest and most readable type available in any popular edition of the plays — ... more »The Modern Commentary: By Philip Lawrence, director of the new Players Theatre (formerly the Shakespearewrights Company) of New York and discusses his recent long-run production of Julius Caesar
The Introduction: By general editor Francis Fergusson, professor of comparative literature at Rutgers, and provides dramatic and critical background.
Shakespeare and His Theatre: Also by Professor Fergusson, and presents the known facts of Shakespeare's life and dramatic career along with a description of the Globe company.
The Glossary Notes: Prepared by H. H. Smith, of Cornell University,and define Elizabethan terms and special allusions not found in desk dictionaries.« less