The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor

by William Shakespeare
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Overview

The Merry Wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare

It is said that Queen Elizabeth I was so eager to see The Merry Wives of Windsor acted that she gave Shakespeare 14 days to finish it. Here the greatly popular, lovable rogue Sir John Falstaff is brought back from his death in Henry V.

A Shakespeare Recording Society Production.

The complete play in five acts.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781412156363
Publisher: eBooksLib
Publication date: 04/21/2010
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 147 KB

About the Author

William Shakespeare was born in April 1564 in the town of Stratford-upon-Avon, on England’s Avon River. When he was eighteen, he married Anne Hathaway. The couple had three children—an older daughter Susanna and twins, Judith and Hamnet. Hamnet, Shakespeare’s only son, died in childhood. The bulk of Shakespeare’s working life was spent in the theater world of London, where he established himself professionally by the early 1590s. He enjoyed success not only as a playwright and poet, but also as an actor and shareholder in an acting company. Although some think that sometime between 1610 and 1613 Shakespeare retired from the theater and returned home to Stratford, where he died in 1616, others believe that he may have continued to work in London until close to his death.

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The Merry Wives of Windsor (Folger Shakespeare Library Series) 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
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Cheekygurl271 More than 1 year ago
I saw the play of The Merry Wives of Windsor, and it was very good i hope i will enjoy reading the book!! :)