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The taming of the shrew

Author: William Shakespeare; Ann Thompson
Publisher: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Third editionView all editions and formats
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"This is the third New Cambridge edition of The Taming of the Shrew, one of Shakespeare's most popular yet controversial plays. Ann Thompson considers its reception in the light of the hostility and embarrassment that the play often arouses, taking account of both scholarly defences and modern feminist criticism. For this version the editor pays lively attention to the problematic nature of debates about the play  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comedy plays
Drama
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare; Ann Thompson
ISBN: 9781107176065 1107176069 9781316628201 1316628205
OCLC Number: 1011431031
Description: xiii, 209 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction; Note on the text; List of characters; The play; Textual analysis; Appendices; Reading list.
Other Titles: Taming of the shrew
Responsibility: edited by Ann Thompson.

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This third edition of The Taming of the Shrew, one of Shakespeare's most popular yet controversial plays, includes a new introductory section which pays lively attention to twenty-first-century stage  Read more...

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