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William Shakespeare (1564–1616). The Oxford Shakespeare. 1914.

Dramatis Personæ.

Othello, the Moor of Venice

BRABANTIO, a Senator. Other Senators.
GRATIANO, Brother to Brabantio.
LODOVICO, Kinsman to Brabantio.
OTHELLO, a noble Moor; in the service of the Venetian State.
CASSIO, his Lieutenant.
IAGO, his Ancient.
RODERIGO, a Venetian Gentleman.
MONTANO, Othello’s predecessor in the Government of Cyprus.
Clown, Servant to Othello.

DESDEMONA, Daughter to Brabantio, and Wife to Othello.
EMILIA, Wife to Iago.
BIANCA, Mistress to Cassio.

Sailor, Officers, Gentlemen, Messengers, Musicians, Heralds, Attendants.

SCENE.For the first Act, in Venice; during the rest of the Play, at a Sea-Port in Cyprus.