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Measure for measure

Author: William Shakespeare; Barbara A Mowat; Paul Werstine
Publisher: New York : Washington Square Press, 2005.
Series: Folger Shakespeare Library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This play examines the nature of mercy and justice, proposing that a good government is one that is flexible and based on common sense.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Comedies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare; Barbara A Mowat; Paul Werstine
ISBN: 0743484908 9780743484909
OCLC Number: 60847364
Description: liv, 281 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm.
Contents: Shakespeare's Measure for Measure xiii --
Reading Shakespeare's Language: Measure for Measure xv --
Shakespeare's Life xxvii --
Shakespeare's Theater xxxviii --
The Publication of Shakespeare's Plays xlvii --
An Introduction to This Text li --
Measure for Measure: Text of the Play with Commentary 1 --
Longer Notes 213 --
Historical Background 225 --
Textual Notes 239 --
Measure for Measure: A Modern Perspective / Christy Desmet 245 --
Key to Famous Lines and Phrases 279.
Series Title: Folger Shakespeare Library.
Responsibility: by William Shakespeare ; edited by Barbara A. Mowat and Paul Werstine.

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