Synopses & Reviews
With their devastating depiction of lust and jealousy, love tangled with hate, hetrosexual and homosexual desire, Shakespeare's sonnets are among the most breathtaking-and mysterious-love poems yet written. The complete sequence is published here.
Shakespeare's sonnets are among the most breathtaking and mysterious love poems ever written. Combined with "A Lover's Complaint", the lament of a young woman as she weeps beside a river, their beauty is deepened by this melancholy poem. The book contains notes and a selected criticism.