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The taming of the shrew

Author: William Shakespeare; Louis B Wright; Virginia A LaMar
Publisher: New York : Washington Square Press, 1963.
Series: Folger Library general reader's Shakespeare.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shakespeare's comedy tells of a "shrew," Katherina, who is so ill-tempered she seems unlikely to find a husband, and how her father refuses to let her younger sister marry until Katherina is off his hands. Petruchio appears and asks for Katherina's hand, betting that he can tame her.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Comedies
Named Person: William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare; Louis B Wright; Virginia A LaMar
OCLC Number: 2548283
Notes: Notes and text on opposite pages numbered in duplicate.
Description: xli, 107 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm.
Series Title: Folger Library general reader's Shakespeare.
Responsibility: by William Shakespeare ; [edited by Louis B. Wright and Virginia A. LaMar].

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Shakespeare's comedy tells of a "shrew," Katherina, who is so ill-tempered she seems unlikely to find a husband, and how her father refuses to let her younger sister marry until Katherina is off his hands. Petruchio appears and asks for Katherina's hand, betting that he can tame her.

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