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A midsummer night's dream

Author: William Shakespeare; Burton Raffel
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents the annotated text of Shakespeare's dramatic comedy in which two sets of lovers get lost in the woods and become caught up in a dispute between the fairy king and queen, along with a group of local actors preparing a play for Duke Theseus' wedding.
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Genre/Form: Fairy plays
Comedies
Drama
Named Person: Theseus, King of Athens; William Shakespeare; Theseus, King of Athens.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare; Burton Raffel
ISBN: 030010653X 9780300106534
OCLC Number: 56880147
Description: 173 pages ; 19 cm.
Contents: Some essentials of the Shakespearean stage --
A Midsummer Night's Dream --
An essay by Harold Bloom.
Responsibility: William Shakespeare ; fully annotated, with an introduction, by Burton Raffel ; with an essay by Harold Bloom.
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From the hilarious mischief of the elf Puck to the rough humour of the self-centered Bottom and his fellow players, from the palace of Theseus in Athens to the magic wood where fairies play,  Read more...

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