Shakespeare's plays form one of literature's
greatest legacies. Divided into comedies, histories
and tragedies, shakespeare plays have spawned
thousands of performances, adaptations and films.
From famous tragedies like Macbeth and King Lear
to tragic love stories such as Romeo and Juliet
to epic historic plays like Antony and Cleopatra,
enlighten, sadden, teach and most important of
Text: Craig, W.J., ed. The Complete
Works of William Shakespeare. London: Oxford
University Press: 1908.