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The Taming of the Shrew (The New Folger Library)
The Taming of the Shrew - The New Folger Library Author:William Shakespeare "I feel that I have spent half my career with one or another Pelican Shakespeare in my back pocket. Convenience, however, is the least important aspect of the new Pelican Shakespeare series. Here is an elegant and clear text for either the study or the rehearsal room, notes where you need them and the distinguished scholarship of the general edi... more »tors, Stephen Orgel and A. R. Braunmuller who understand that these are plays for performance as well as great texts for contemplation." (Patrick Stewart)
The distinguished Pelican Shakespeare series, which has sold more than four million copies, is now completely revised and repackaged.
Each volume features:
* Authoritative, reliable texts
* High quality introductions and notes
* New, more readable trade trim size
* An essay on the theatrical world of Shakespeare and essays on Shakespeare's life and the selection of texts« less
Clever as usual, a play with so many false identities I got confused. If I see this acted out in real life, I think it will make more sense. Now this particular version had the play on the right hand page and the vocabulary on the elft hand side, with a few old illustrations from the time as well. I liked that arrangement.