The Merry Wives of Windsor

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The Merry Wives of Windsor

By William Shakespeare; Jonathan Bate (Editor); Eric Rasmussen (Editor)

Modern Library, Paperback, 9780812969320, 177pp.

Publication Date: June 14, 2011

Description
Why, then the world's mine oyster.
The Merry Wives of Windsor

Eminent Shakespearean scholars Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen provide a fresh new edition of this popular comedy of love, laughter, and merriment along with more than a hundred pages of exclusive features, including
an original Introduction to The Merry Wives of Windsor
incisive scene-by-scene synopsis and analysis with vital facts about the work
commentary on past and current productions based on interviews with leading directors, actors, and designers
photographs of key RSC productions
an overview of Shakespeare's theatrical career and chronology of his plays
Ideal for students, theater professionals, and general readers, these modern and accessible editions from the Royal Shakespeare Company set a new standard in Shakespearean literature for the twenty-first century.


Praise For The Merry Wives of Windsor

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“Remarkable . . . makes Shakespeare’s extraordinary accomplishment more vivid than ever.”—James Shapiro, professor, Columbia University, bestselling author of A Year in the Life of Shakespeare: 1599
 
“A feast of literary and historical information.”—The Wall Street Journal

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