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The Resource The merry wives of Windsor, William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen ; introduction by Jonathan Bate

The merry wives of Windsor, William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen ; introduction by Jonathan Bate

Label
The merry wives of Windsor
Title
The merry wives of Windsor
Statement of responsibility
William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen ; introduction by Jonathan Bate
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents Shakespeare's comedy about Sir John Falstaff's attempts to seduce Mrs. Ford and Mrs. Page. This volume includes the full text of the play, plus an introduction to the play, a scene-by-scene analysis, commentary on past and current productions, photographs of key RSC productions, and an overview of Shakespeare's theatrical career and chronology of his plays
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shakespeare, William
Dewey number
822.33
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR2826.A2
LC item number
B37 2011
Literary form
dramas
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bate, Jonathan
  • Rasmussen, Eric
  • Royal Shakespeare Company
Series statement
RSC Shakespeare
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Marriage
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
Label
The merry wives of Windsor, William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen ; introduction by Jonathan Bate
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The version of 'The Merry Wives of Windsor' and the corresponding footnotes that appear in this volume were originally published in 'William Shakespeare: Complete Works, ' edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen, published in 2007 by Modern Library"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ([170]-175)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Women on top? ; Why Windsor? ; Which Falstaff? ; The comedy of Englishness -- About the text -- Key facts -- The Merry Wives of Windsor -- Textual notes -- Scene-by scene analysis -- "The Merry Wives of Windsor" in performance: the RSC and beyond. Four centuries of "The Merry Wives of Windsor": an overview ; At the RSC ; The director's cut: interviews with Bill Alexander and Rachel Kavanaugh ; Playing Falstaff: Simon Callow -- Shakespeare's career in theater -- Shakespeare's works: a chronology -- Further reading and viewing -- References -- Acknowledgments and picture credits
Control code
ocn471792616
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Modern Library pbk. edition
Extent
xxii, 177 pages
Isbn
9780812969320
Lccn
2011282399
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The merry wives of Windsor, William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen ; introduction by Jonathan Bate
Publication
Note
"The version of 'The Merry Wives of Windsor' and the corresponding footnotes that appear in this volume were originally published in 'William Shakespeare: Complete Works, ' edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen, published in 2007 by Modern Library"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ([170]-175)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Women on top? ; Why Windsor? ; Which Falstaff? ; The comedy of Englishness -- About the text -- Key facts -- The Merry Wives of Windsor -- Textual notes -- Scene-by scene analysis -- "The Merry Wives of Windsor" in performance: the RSC and beyond. Four centuries of "The Merry Wives of Windsor": an overview ; At the RSC ; The director's cut: interviews with Bill Alexander and Rachel Kavanaugh ; Playing Falstaff: Simon Callow -- Shakespeare's career in theater -- Shakespeare's works: a chronology -- Further reading and viewing -- References -- Acknowledgments and picture credits
Control code
ocn471792616
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Modern Library pbk. edition
Extent
xxii, 177 pages
Isbn
9780812969320
Lccn
2011282399
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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