A Midsummer Nights Dream

About the Book

A Midsummer Night's Dream is Shakespeare's spectacular romantic comedy which deals with a myriad of thematic thrusts such as love and its difficulties, the ideal of 'eternal happiness' and compatibility between partners in any given relationship. Shakespeare deals effectively with "two realms of being" in this play, namely; the mortal world and the immortal fairy world. The plot is lighthearted and celebrates harmony and bliss with multiple marriages marking the end of the play.

The present edition of A Midsummer Night's Dream is an exemplary study book with the following key features:

  1. Background information on Milton's age
  2. Complete original text with detailed paraphrase and annotations
  3. Succinct explanations of important passages with their context
  4. Compendious explication of Shakespeare's Age and Shakespearean Comedy
  5. Expository discussions on important textual aspects such as thematic concerns and important quotes
  6. Important University Questions with detailed and all-encompassing Answers
  7. Selected Literary Criticism and Appreciation