The Oxford Shakespeare A Midsummer Night s Dream

In the introduction to this edition, Peter Holland pays particular attention to dreams and dreamers, and to Shakespeare's construction of a world of night and shadows.

The Oxford Shakespeare  A Midsummer Night s Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream is perhaps the best loved of Shakespeare's plays. It brings together aristocrats, workers, and fairies in a wood outside Athens, and from there the enchantment begins. In the introduction to this edition, Peter Holland pays particular attention to dreams and dreamers, and to Shakespeare's construction of a world of night and shadows. Both here and in his commentary he explores the play's extensive performance history to illustrate the wide range of interpretations of which it is capable.

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The Oxford Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night's Dream
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: William Shakespeare
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-17 - Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks

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Language: en
Pages: 289
Authors: William Shakespeare
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-17 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

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Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: William Shakespeare
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-05 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

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Language: en
Pages: 99
Authors: William Shakespeare
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
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