Othello (the tragedy of othello, the moor of venice) is a tragedy by william shakespeare, believed to have been written in 1603 it is based on the story un capitano moro (a moorish captain) by cinthio, a disciple of boccaccio, first published in 1565. [back cover] engraving of william shakespeare from the first folio, courtesy of the library of congress library of congress cataloging-in-publication data shakespeare, william, 1564–1616 othello : the moor of venice / by william shakespeare with related readings p cm – (the emc masterpiece series access editions) isbn 0-8219-2956-9 1.
Othello, in full othello, the moor of venice, tragedy in five acts by william shakespeare, written in 1603–04 and published in 1622 in a quarto edition from a transcript of an authorial manuscript.
Venice othello is called 'the moor of venice' he is the general of the venetian army, and the play begins in venice, italy the play was written in the first few years of the 17th century, and it is supposed to have taken place in the latter part of the 16th century venice, italy in the late 1500s was populated primarily by white people.
Shakespeare, william, 1564–1616 othello : the moor of venice / by william shakespeare with related readings p cm – (the emc masterpiece series access editions) isbn 0-8219-2956-9 1 othello (fictitious character)—drama 2 shakespeare, william, 1564-1616 othello 3 othello (fictitious character) 4 venice (italy)—drama 5 jealousy—drama 6.
Shakespeare othello, the moor of venice othello, the moor of venice william shakespeare edited by gretchen schulz this is an edition of othello whose conversational introduction and unobtrusive but thorough notes will make the first-time visitor to the text an expert on the play. Othello is called 'the moor of venice' he is the general of the venetian army, and the play begins in venice, italy the play was written in the first few years of the 17th century, and it is supposed to have taken place in the latter part of the 16th century. This is an interesting question venice is the city in which william shakespeare's othello begins, and it is a rather unique city at this time, particularly in light of the themes found in the. Othello - the play’s protagonist and hero a christian moor and general of the armies of venice, othello is an eloquent and physically powerful figure, respected by all those around him in spite of his elevated status, he is nevertheless easy prey to insecurities because of his age, his life as a.
Othello, the moore of venice shakespeare homepage | othello | entire play act i scene i venice a street enter roderigo and iago roderigo lieutenant to the warlike moor othello, is come on shore: the moor himself at sea, and is in full commission here for cyprus montano i am glad on't 'tis a worthy governor.
― william shakespeare, othello othello is one of my favorite of shakespeare's plays i'm all about the villians, and damn, iago isn't just a nearly perfect villian, but carries away almost 1/3 the lines in this play. Exeunt duke of venice, senators, officers, & c othello my life upon her faith honest iago, my desdemona must i leave to thee: i prithee, let thy wife attend on her: and bring them after in the best advantage come, desdemona: i have but an hour of love, of worldly matters and direction, to spend with thee: we must obey the time.