One of the greatest of Shakespeare’s tragedies, Othello tells the story of a Moorish general who earns the enmity of his ensign Iago when he passes him over for a promotion. Iago’s quest for revenge leads to terrible consequences. Bleak and ...
s. Bleak and unsparing, this play offers a masterly portrait of an archvillain and an astute psychological study of the nature of evil. Explanatory footnotes.
IAGOGood name in man and woman, dear my lord,is the immediate jewel of their souls.Who steal my purse, steals trash; 'tis something, nothing;'Twas mine, 'tis his, and has been slave to thousands:but he that filches from me my good namerolss me of
...e my good name rolss me of that which not enriches him and makes me poor indeed.Continua...Nascondi