By William Shakespeare

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CliffsComplete A Midsummer Night’s Dream   has lengthy been one in every of Shakespeare’s hottest performs. Its magical surroundings, farcical plot, hilarious play-within-a-play, and basic air of party were loved via approximately each new release because it was once written.

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  • Bibliography and ancient historical past at the writer, William Shakespeare
  • A examine the old context and constitution of the play
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  • A personality map that graphically illustrates the relationships one of the characters
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