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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Enter Egeus, Hermia, Lysander, and Demetrius our renowned duke! bosom :
heart. rhymes : love poetry. with feigning voice : with a voice that pretends to be
sincere. feigning love : pretended love. 32 Caught her imagination by making an
disfigure : destroy. in this kind : in a matter like this. wanting : lacking. voice :
approval. would : wish. concern my modesty : affect my reputation for modesty. In
such a presence : i.e. before the duke. plead my thoughts : express my feelings.
46 small : shrill (like a woman's voice). 47 An: if. 48-50 Thisne . . . lady dear.
Bottom tries to make a diminutive form of 'Thisbe' to indicate Pyramus's affection.
He speaks first as the lover, then replies as Thisbe. 30 35 40 The raging rocks
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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