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As You Like It (Signet Classics)

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Includes an overview of Shakespeare's life; commentary by Arthur Colby Sprague, Helen Gardener, and others; a stage and screen history, and more

The popular comedy in which Rosalind enters the Forest of Arden is a play about two enduring human illusions--the dream of the simple life, and the ideal of romantic love. This edition features not only the text of the play but many special features to help readers understand and enjoy this classic from the Bard.

Synopsis:

The newly revised signet classic Shakespeare series, these editions are the works of the world's greatest dramatist edited by outstanding scholars. Unique features include an extensive overview of Shakespeare's life, world, and theater by the general editor of Signet Classic Shakespeare series, plus a special introduction to the play by the editor Sylvan Barnet, Tufts University. Special introduction by Albert Gilman, Boston University.

Table of Contents

Arthur Colby Sprague: From Shakespeare and the Actors

Helen Gardner: ?As You Like It?

Peter B. Erickson: From Sexual Politics and Social Structure in ?As You Like It?

Sylvan Barnet: ?As You Like It? on the Stage

NEWLY ADDED ESSAYS: Jean E. Howard: Cross-dressing in ?As You Like It?

Product Details

ISBN:
9780451526786
Editor:
Gilman, Albert
Author:
Gilman, Albert
Author:
Shakespeare, William
Publisher:
Signet Book
Location:
New York
Subject:
Shakespeare
Subject:
Shakespeare, william, 1564-1616
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Drama
Subject:
Fathers and daughters
Subject:
General Drama
Subject:
Shakespeare, William
Subject:
Drama-Shakespeare Plays
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Mass market paperback
Series:
Shakespeare, Signet Classic
Series Volume:
16
Publication Date:
19980431
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
7.28x3.94x.72 in. .32 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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"Synopsis" by , The newly revised signet classic Shakespeare series, these editions are the works of the world's greatest dramatist edited by outstanding scholars. Unique features include an extensive overview of Shakespeare's life, world, and theater by the general editor of Signet Classic Shakespeare series, plus a special introduction to the play by the editor Sylvan Barnet, Tufts University. Special introduction by Albert Gilman, Boston University.
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