Three comedies: The taming of the shrew ; A midsummer night's dream ; Twelfth night

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The havoc wrought on lovers by magic in A Midsummer Night's Dream , the furious battle of the sexes waged in The Taming of the Shrew , and a stranded woman finding her way in a man's world in Twelfth Night --this collection of three of Shakespeare's greatest comedies is based on the acclaimed individual Folger editions of the plays. The authoritative edition of A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Taming of the Shrew, and Twelfth Night from The Folger Shakespeare Library, the trusted and widely used Shakespeare series for students and general readers, includes: -Freshly edited text based on the best early printed version of the play -Full explanatory notes -Scene-by-scene plot summaries The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC, is home to the world's largest collection of Shakespeare's printed works, and a magnet for Shakespeare scholars from around the globe. In addition to exhibitions open to the public throughout the year, the Folger offers a full calendar of performances and programs. For more information, visit
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display_description Presents the text of three William Shakespeare comedies--"The Taming of the Shrew," in which a man sets out to tame his shrewish wife; "A Midsummer Night's Dream," where love, magic, and transformation occur; and "Twelfth Night," in which Viola, separated from her twin, Sebastian, after a shipwreck and convinced he has died, disguises herself as a page in the home of the duke and inadvertently becomes the love interest of the countess.
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subject_facet Brothers and sisters -- Drama, Comedies, Illyria -- Drama, Love -- Drama, Magic -- Drama, Married people -- Italy -- Padua -- Drama, Mistaken identity -- Drama, Survival -- Drama, Twins -- Drama
title_display Three comedies. The taming of the shrew ; A midsummer night's dream ; Twelfth night
title_full Three comedies. The taming of the shrew ; A midsummer night's dream ; Twelfth night / by William Shakespeare ; edited by Barbara A. Mowat and Paul Werstine
title_short Three comedies
title_sub The taming of the shrew ; A midsummer night's dream ; Twelfth night
topic_facet Brothers and sisters, Love, Magic, Married people, Mistaken identity, Survival, Twins