As You Like It - William Shakespeare

English BooksSKU: 9789387779617

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EAN: 9789387779617
Author: William Shakespeare
Language: English
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Print length: 152
Dimensions: 19.6 x 12.6 x 1.2
Item Weight: 150


As You Like It - William Shakespeare

Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of William Shakespeare's As You Like It. This delightful pastoral comedy follows the vivacious Rosalind, exiled from her father's usurped throne. Disguised as a shepherd, she escapes to the Forest of Arden with her cousin Celia and the witty court jester, Touchstone. Meanwhile, the noble Orlando, also banished by family jealousy, flees to the same forest, setting the stage for a series of whimsical encounters and romantic entanglements.

Highlights of the Play:

  • Experience the vibrant interplay of love in its many forms, as characters navigate the complexities of attraction, disguise, and desire.
  • Delight in Shakespeare’s rich tapestry of themes including artifice, gender reversals, exile, and even homoerotic undertones.
  • Enjoy the serene and joyous atmosphere of the Forest of Arden, a place of enchantment and merriment away from the harsh realities of the court.
  • Appreciate the timeless appeal of this work, beloved for its lively characters, intricate plot twists, and the lyrical beauty of Shakespeare's language.

As You Like It continues to captivate audiences with its depth and charm, making it a perennial favorite in the world of Shakespearean drama.

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