Anthony and Cleopatra is not only one of Shakespeare’s greatest love stories, but also a powerful political drama. It is among the most poetic of all the high Shakespearean tragedies. Published by Oxford University Press.
Unconventional and witty, this play tells the tale of the most playful of romances. It is Shakespeare's ground-breaking comedy. Published by Oxford University Press.
Shakespeare's last tragedy, telling the story of Caius Marcius, a proud Roman General in the tumultuous days of the early republic. Published by Oxford University Press.
Shakespeare's greatest play; the tragedy of Hamlet has become the most widely published work in the world, after the Bible. Published by Oxford University Press.
As Shakespeare's shortest play, Julius Caesar is an enduring analysis of conspiracy, betrayal and assassination. Published by Oxford University Press.
A comic masterpiece featuring a lovesick nobleman, a maiden in disguise and an extraordinary love triangle. No one in this play is truly insane, but accusations of madness abound as the confusion unfolds. Published by Oxford University Press.
Shakespeare's first foray into the revenge tragedy. Its horrors are notorious, but its powerful poetry of grief is the work of a true tragic poet. Published by Oxford University Press.
Entertaining and thought-provoking, this influential tale of a fiery tempered woman and her suitor reflects the struggle for power within every couple. Published by Oxford University Press.
Continuing the History of the Royal Navy series, this new addition reflects on the diverse roles women have played in the Royal Navy services.
In Casablanca, My Moroccan Food, Nargisse Benkabbou blends traditional cuisine with a fresh, contemporary approach.
Diana Henry stirs up her favourite stories and places into evocative menus in How to Eat a Peach.
A sumptuous new book revealing how Classical mythology has inspired art over time. Published by Phaidon.
A new visual exploration of the Bard’s geographical and cultural environment.
A comprehensive guide to one of the most exciting periods in design history. Published by Mitchell Beazley.
The Royal Academy of Arts celebrates the 250th Anniversary of the Royal Academy, with over 550 glorious images.
The Bauers explores the fascinating history of this family of talented botanical artists who defined the genre.
The World’s Heritage is a comprehensive and stunning companion guide to all 1,073 UNESCO sites.
Robert Philip’s The Classical Music Lover’s Companion to Orchestral Music is an essential guide to 400 popular works.
Susan Schulten explores the story of the continent in A History of America in 100 Maps.
In Heaven on Earth T. J. Clark interweaves philosophical interrogation with contemporary art theory.
The Islamic World is a global history told through art and cultural artefacts dating from the 7th century to the present.
A fascinating book, encased in a beautiful collector’s box, The Orchid tells the intriguing stories of 40 orchids.
The fascinating wartime correspondence of Stalin, Roosevelt and Churchill is brought together in The Kremlin Letters.
David Attenborough’s acclaimed Life on Earth celebrates its 40th anniversary with an updated edition, including all new photography.
One of the most authoritative celebrations of mosque architecture and Islamic design, lavishly illustrated throughout.
Mark Evans brings together some of the most beautiful studies of the English weather in Constable’s Skies.
James Mustich’s 1,000 Books to Read Before You Die is the fifth title in the best-selling ‘Before You Die’ series.
Melissa McCormick's illustrated companion is the perfect guide to The Tale of Genji, the 11th-century Japanese masterpiece by Murasaki Shikibu.
In The Writer’s Map, historian Huw Lewis-Jones presents the maps that writers create and those that inspire their writing.
Vienna 1900 Complete brings together almost 1,000 images representing the richness of the visual arts in Vienna at the turn of the 20th century.