A Midsummer Night's Dream
William Shakespeare, Roma Gill
Oxford University Press, 1992 - Athens (Greece) - 96 pages
An exciting new edition of the complete works of Shakespeare with these features: Illustrated with photographs from New York Shakespeare Festival productions, vivid readable readable introductions for each play by noted scholar David Bevington, a lively personal foreword by Joseph Papp, an insightful essay on the play in performance, modern spelling and pronunciation, up-to-date annotated bibliographies, and convenient listing of key passages.
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... rushes growing at the sides. beached mar gent: beach at the edge (margin).
ringlets : dances round the fairy rings (see ... whistling wind : the wind whistled as
music for their dancing. brawls : quarrels. sport : entertainment. in vain : uselessly
340 Bergomask dance : country dance originating in Bergamo (Italy). 342-3 No . .
. excuse. In the epilogue, it was quite usual for the writer to ask the audience to
excuse the play's failings (as Puck does at the end of A Midsummer Night's ...
[Song and dance Now, until the break of day, Through this house each fairy stray.
390 To the best bride-bed will we, Which by us shall blessed be; And the issue
there create Ever shall be fortunate. So shall all the couples three 395 Ever true ...
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A midsummer nights dream is about four different stories that each event in them affects all of them. On stories is about the kings wedding, other one is about two cabals leaving Athens to escape the ... Read full review
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This is a play written by William Shakespeare. This is about a royal wedding, fairies, tradesmen and a messed up problem with people in love. First there is the royal wedding Thesues is going to marry ... Read full review