Harper Collins UK The Complete Works of Shakespeare contains the recognized canon of the bard’s plays, and his sonnets and poems. The texts were edited by the late Professor Peter Alexander, making it one of the most authoritative editions, recognized the world over for its clarity and scholarship.
Baker & Taylor Contains the complete text of Shakespeare's plays, poems, and sonnets, including a glossary of over 2500 entries, explaining the meaning of obsolete words and phrases.
Gardners Contains the recognized canon of Shakespeare's plays and his sonnets and poems. This book starts with two articles - a biography of Shakespeare by Germaine Greer, and an introduction to Shakespeare theatre by the late Anthony Burgess. It also contains a useful glossary of over 2500 entries, explaining the meaning of obsolete words and phrases.
Independent Publishing Group
Widely hailed on its first publication in 1951, this authoritative guide has long been established as one of the most esteemed and influential editions of Shakespeare's works. This edition includes: the recognized canon of Shakespeare's plays, sonnets, and poems; a new introduction; a brief biography of Shakespeare; an introduction to Shakespearian theater; a glossary of 2,500 words and phrases; line numbering that relates to the standard concordances; and a new selection of Shakespearian websites, organized by theme.