A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream

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Penguin Putnam
Magic, love spells, and an enchanted wood provide the materials for one of Shakespeare’s most delightful comedies.

When four young lovers, fleeing the Athenian law and their own mismatched rivalries, take to the forest of Athens, their lives become entangled with a feud between the King and Queen of the Fairies, resulting in a marvelous mix-up of desire and enchantment, merriment and farce...

This revised Signet Classics edition includes unique features such as:

• An overview of Shakespeare's life, world, and theater
• A special introduction to the play by the editor
• A comprehensive stage and screen history of notable actors, directors, and productions
• Text, notes, and commentaries printed in the clearest, most readable text
• And more...

Baker & Taylor
Critical and historical notes accompany this comedy of fairies, star-crossed lovers, and workmen trying to put on a wedding celebration play

& Taylor

An overview of Shakespeare's life, times, and theater; an introduction to the play; a note on its sources; analysis by critics past and present; a stage and screen history of its productions; and footnotes highlight a new edition of the delightful comedy of errors about love, magic, and mischief. Reprint.

Publisher: New York : Signet Classic, c1998
Edition: 2nd rev. ed
ISBN: 9780451526960
Characteristics: Ì‹xxvi, 162 p. ; 18 cm
Additional Contributors: Clemen, Wolfgang


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"Egeus, I will overbear your will."
"Lord, what fools these mortals be."
"The course of true love never did run smooth."


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