Gleeditions Othello
by William Shakespeare

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Recommended Edition

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  • Text from First Quarto & First Folio
  • Updated spelling and punctuation
  • Modernization of commonly used word forms (e.g., ye  to you)

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  • Upper-class females
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  • Debates on marriage
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