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Shakespeare"s A midsummer-night"s dream.

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Ginn, Heath, & co. , Boston
Courtship -- Drama, Athens (Greece) --
Other titlesA midsummer-night"s dream.
GenreDrama.
ContributionsHudson, Henry Norman, 1814-1886, [from old catalog] ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR2827.A2 H8 1884
The Physical Object
Pagination36, 3-128 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23719574M
LC Control Number08013586

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In the play’s first scene he builds a world that purports to be the city of Athens, home to the legendary characters Theseus and Hippolyta. Read Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Act 1, scene 1 for free from the Folger Shakespeare Library. Full text, summaries, illustrations, guides for reading, and more.

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The plot is as light and enchanting as the settings themselves.5/5(2). Book reports; About us; A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Author: William Shakespeare ”The Midsummer night dream” is a comedy written by Shakespeare. It’s a combination between a pastoral and a comedy. It is divided into 3 parts.

The first one is set in the castle of Theseus and is about his problems with love.

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The second part is set between. A Midsummer Night’s Dream, comedy in five acts by William Shakespeare, written about –96 and published in in a quarto edition from the author’s manuscript, in which there are some minor version published in the First Folio of was taken from a second quarto edition, with some reference to a promptbook.

One of the “great”. In A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Shakespeare stages the workings of s and Hippolyta, about to marry, are figures from mythology. In the woods outside Theseus’s Athens, two young men and two young women sort themselves out into couples—but not before they form first one love triangle, and then ed on: J William Shakespeare, through his celebrated romantic comedy A Midsummer Night's Dream, exhibits his craftsmanship of creating love tension.

It is this essential ability of the playwright to catch the attention of the audience by creating entrancing love tension all through the play which makes the comedy, which combines love, fairies, magic and dreams etc, appealing to the. About William Shakespeare’s a Midsummer Night’s Dream. One night two young couples run into an enchanted forest in an attempt to escape their problems.

But these four humans do not realize that the forest is filled with fairies and hobgoblins who love making mischief. A Midsummer Night's Dream is a comedy written by William Shakespeare in / The play consists of multiple subplots that revolve around the marriage of Theseus and Hippolyta.

One subplot revolves around a conflict between four Athenian lovers, one about a group of six amateur actors who has to act out their interpretation of the play 'Pyramus and Thisbe' at the wedding. A Midsummer Night's Dream was first printed in as a quarto (Q1).

Ina new quarto of the play was published (Q2) based on Q1 but with some additional stage directions and some small corretions to the text.

That text, in turn, was the basis for the First Folio (F1) with, again, some minor changes, including the substitution of.

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