As You Like It

As You Like It

Additional Formats
  • ePub
  • ISBN 9781440628450
  • 304 Pages
  • Signet
  • Adult


Includes an overview of Shakespeare’s life; commentary by Arthur Colby Sprague, Helen Gardener, and others; a stage and screen history, and more

The popular comedy in which Rosalind enters the Forest of Arden is a play about two enduring human illusions–the dream of the simple life, and the ideal of romantic love. This edition features not only the text of the play but many special features to help readers understand and enjoy this classic from the Bard.
As You Like It

As You Like It

William Shakespeare

Table of Contents

Arthur Colby Sprague: From Shakespeare and the Actors
Helen Gardner: ?As You Like It?
Peter B. Erickson: From Sexual Politics and Social Structure in ?As You Like It?
Sylvan Barnet: ?As You Like It? on the Stage

NEWLY ADDED ESSAYS: Jean E. Howard: Cross-dressing in ?As You Like It?

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