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The World of William Shakespeare: Comedies

Research guide devoted to the work and historical background of William Shakespeare.

Shakespeare's Comedies

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Criticism on Shakespeare's Comedies in the HMCPL Catalog

AVL Articles on Shakespeare's Comedies

Edgecomb, Rodney Stenning. "Shakespeare's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM." The Explicator 58.4 (2000): 181. Literature Resource Center. Web. 24 Mar. 2014.

Marshall, Cynthia. "Wrestling as play and game in As You LIke It." Studies in English Literature, 1500-1900 33.2 (1993): 265+. Literature Resource Center. Web. 25 Mar. 2014.

Oliver, H. J. "Introduction." The Oxford Shakespeare: "The Taming of the Shrew,". Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1982. 1-76. Rpt. in Shakespearean Criticism. Ed. Michael L. LaBlanc. Vol. 77. Detroit: Gale, 2003. Literature Resource Center. Web. 25 Mar. 2014.

Penuel, Suzanne. "Castrating the creditor in The Merchant of Venice." Studies in English Literature, 1500-1900 44.2 (2004): 255+. Literature Resource Center. Web. 25 Mar. 2014.

Summers, Joseph H. "1. The masks of Twelfth Night." George Herbert Journal 16.1-2 (1992): 1+. Literature Resource Center. Web. 24 Mar. 2014.