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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A tiny fairy would find these flowers (about 15 cm high) to be 'tall', but 'tall' also
means 'handsome' — which would be appropriate to describe the royal
bodyguard ('pensioners'), who would also be finely dressed (in 'gold coats' with
249 wild thyme : a low-growing scented herb with tiny purple flowers. blows :
blossoms. 250 oxlips : flower slightly bigger than the cowslip. 25 1 woodbine :
honey-suckle, a climbing plant that makes a shelter (canopy) over the bank.
47 48 49 50 51 53 54 55 58 59 60 66 67 68 69 71 dotage : obsession. of late :
recently. favours : gifts of flowers. upbraid : reproach. rounded : encircled.
sometime : formerly. orient : lustrous. flowerets : little flowers. mild terms : gentle
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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