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A midsummer-night"s dream, for young people

William Shakespeare

A midsummer-night"s dream, for young people

by William Shakespeare

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Published by F.A. Stokes Company in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Athens (Greece)
    • Subjects:
    • Courtship -- Juvenile drama,
    • Athens (Greece) -- Juvenile drama

    • Edition Notes

      Statementa play by William Shakespeare, adapted from the Cambridge text; introductory story, decorations and illustrations by Lucy Fitch Perkins.
      GenreJuvenile drama.
      SeriesThe dandelion classics for children
      ContributionsPerkins, Lucy Fitch, 1865-1937.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR2827.A2 P4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxliv, 93 p. incl. col. front., illus.
      Number of Pages93
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6987563M
      LC Control Number07027351
      OCLC/WorldCa2157978

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      It has for some time been fashionable to view the four young lovers in A Midsummer Night’s Dream as a group with little individual characterization. Stanley Wells, in his Introduction to the New Penguin edition of the play (Harmondsworth, ), wrote. 1, results for a midsummer nights dream book Save a midsummer nights dream book to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. Unfollow a midsummer nights dream book to stop getting updates on your eBay Feed.

      William Shakespeare was a master of using mood and tone to help paint a picture for his readers, and A Midsummer Night's Dream is no exception. Let's examine these two elements in this work. Let's. The play is sympathetic toward a young person's right to choose a marriage partner based on love. Art and Culture Throughout A Midsummer Night's Dream, a humble group of Athenian craftsmen (the Mechanicals) go all Inception on us and practice a play-within-the-play that they hope to stage at Theseus's wedding celebration.


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In this play, a woman suffers whose love for her man lies in contrast to her fathers wishes, he having already promised his daughters hand to another /5. Get this from a library. A midsummer night's dream for young people. [William Shakespeare; Diane Davidson; Sandy Harrison] -- An abridged version of Shakespeare's original text with a character as an "announcer" who summarizes deleted passages.

Includes some staging directions. A Midsummer Night's Dream book. Read 23 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. With its mix of real people who stumble into a fairy kingdom (with its own problems!) it is little wonder that this play is one of the best loved and most performed of all Shakespeare's masterpieces - and a firm favorite for outdoor theater on a /5.

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In "A Midsummer Night's Dream", Oberon is jealous of Titania's favourite, a changeling Indian child. She is keeping the child as a page, but Oberon wants to train him as a knight.

All the young lovers from Athens, plus the main fairy characters, are in the woodland for various reasons at the same time. Free download or read online A Midsummer Nights Dream pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by William Shakespeare. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this classics, plays story are Robin Goodfellow, a Puck, Demetrius/5. A Midsummer Night's Dream Study for Young Children 1.

Taking one at a time, read each of the following passages from the play every day for one week (we do it as part of our morning time): I know a bank where the wild thyme blows (My son memorized it as part of his recitation lessons).

This collection consists of 10 copies of the book Midsummer Night's Dream. Shakespeare for Young People titles are a great way to teach these classic books. What makes this series different is the text is shortened, but the language is unchanged.

Added to the text are optional announcers, stage directions, descriptions and production notes. 90Things growing are not ripe until their season. So I, being young, till now ripe not to reason. 95Love’s stories written in love’s richest book. Fruits and vegetables don’t ripen until the right season of the year.

Likewise, I’m young, and my sense of reason has just ripened. I can finally. How Things Got Twisted Oberon tells Puck to now get the "reverse" flower to get these people back into their original states. Bottom is no longer an "ass".

Titania goes back to loving Oberon, but doesn't realize the little boy is gone. Lysander once again loves Hermia. Did I miss. A Midsummer Night's Dream for young people. Perkins is best know for her twins series, but she also illustrated a about eight lovely larger books, of which this is one of the most elaborate.

Her introductory story concerns Shakespeare and the play told from the point of. Long withering out a young man revenue. HIPPOLYTA Four days will quickly steep themselves in night; Four nights will quickly dream away the time; And then the moon, like to a silver bow New-bent in heaven, shall behold the night Of our solemnities.

THESEUS Go, Philostrate, Stir up the Athenian youth to merriments; Awake the pert and nimble. Browse books Catalogue Fairy tales and classic stories Shakespeare Also in English English language classics Reading Programme Young Reading Series 2 A Midsummer Night's Dream.

Series: Young Reading Series 2. A Midsummer Nights Dream A Midsummer Nights Dream is romantic comedy which take place in Athens. It is written by William Shakespeare in the s. It is about inlove young people, their dreams and fairies that play extraordinary game with them.

In this essay I claim that A Midsummer Nights Dream is comedy. INTRODUCTION. A Midsummer Night’s Dream is especially appropriate for senior high students because its major theme is love – a subject on the minds of most teenagers much of the time.

There is plenty of comedy to entice those who are not interested in love, and although there are fairies, they are not like Tinker Bell in Peter the most reluctant student should have fun with the. When starry-eyed young lovers and zany would-be actors cross paths with mischief-making fairies in a magical forest, the result is one of the world’s most uproarious comedies.

This Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey production is a fanciful envisioning of the Bard’s classic: An ideal “first Shakespeare” for elementary grades and a riotous roller-coaster for teens and 3.

Puck. Also known as Robin Goodfellow, Puck is Oberon’s jester, a mischievous fairy who delights in playing pranks on mortals. Though A Midsummer Night’s Dream divides its action between several groups of characters, Puck is the closest thing the play has to a protagonist.

His enchanting, mischievous spirit pervades the atmosphere, and his antics are responsible for many of the. Introduction. A Midsummer Night's Dream was written in a highly creative period in Shakespeare's career, when he was moving away from the shallow plots that characterized his earlier drama and discovering his more mature style.

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