Synopses & Reviews
Shakespeare's As You Like It can appear bright or somber in performance: a feast of language and a delight for comic actors; or a risk-taking exploration of gender roles. This edition offers an account of what makes the play both innocent and dangerous, mapping the complexities of its setting (a no-man's-land related to both France and England) and giving an ample commentary on its language and an analytical account of performance.
An edition of Shakespeare??'s play which is alive to both its innocent and dangerous qualities.
An edition of Shakespeare's play which is alive to both its innocent and dangerous qualities.
Table of Contents
List of abbreviations and conventions; Introduction; Note on the text; List of characters; The play; Textual analysis; Appendixes; Reading list.