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Midsummer Night's Dream (Signet Classic Shakespeare)

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Publisher Comments:

Our Signet Classic Shakespeare Series was extensively revised in 1998. We offer the best of everything — unforgettable works edited by eminent Shakespeare scholars, comprehensive notes on the text, an essay on Shakespeare's life and times, source material, critical commentaries, extensive bibliographies, and footnotes. And there's more

-- Grow with the times by including both historical and thoroughly contemporary critical commentary on such issues as feminist, political, and theatrical interpretations of the plays — with recent full-length essays by such respected scholars as Frank Kermode, Carolyn Heilbrun, Michael Goldman, Linda Bamber, and many others.

-- Provide more bibliographic listings and more up-to-date and relevant listings of pertinent books and articles in the Suggested Reference Section than the competition offers.

-- Feature essays on the Performance or Stage History of each play, written by Sylvan Barnet.

Synopsis:

Newly revised, this comic play by Shakespeare features a new Introduction by Sylvan Barnet, former Chairman of the English Department at Tufts University, an updated bibliography, suggested references, and stage and film history.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780780757608
Author:
Shakespeare, William
Publisher:
Perfection Learning
Editor:
Clemen, Wolfgang
Subject:
Courtship
Subject:
Theseus (Greek mythology)
Subject:
Shakespeare
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Drama-Shakespeare Plays
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Signet Classic Shakespeare
Publication Date:
19990131
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Dimensions:
6.90x4.20x.80 in. .35 lbs.

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