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3 edition of UC As You Like It found in the catalog.

UC As You Like It

by Harold Bloom

  • 138 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Riverhead Trade .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Shakespeare,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12434324M
    ISBN 101594481474
    ISBN 109781594481475

    As You Like It - UCL Drama Society. 99 likes 1 talking about this. UCL Drama Society presents a dystopian reimagining of Shakespeare's classic pastoral.   In As You Like It, Shakespeare banishes all unhappiness, unless it springs from love. The play follows a multitude of characters driven from a nobleman’s court to exile in the Forest of Arden, where they find refuge from the ambition, intrigue, envy, and striving of the world. There a usurped Duke philosophizes on his new.

    Orlando de Boys This young Englishman is noble and pure of constant concern and care for Adam, the old family servant, immediately makes the audience esteem him. When he learns that his brother Oliver is planning to kill him, he leaves home and goes to the Forest of Arden with old Adam. Title: As You Like It Format: Mass Market Paperback Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: April 1, Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group Language: English.

    AS YOU LIKE IT By William Shakespeare Written between Comments by Bob Corbett January General Note: In January I decided that I’d like to go back and read all the plays of William Shakespeare, perhaps one a month if that works out. I hadn’t read a Shakespeare play since , 50 years ago! COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.


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: As You Like It: Laurence Olivier, Elisabeth Bergner, Felix Aylmer, Richard Ainley, Lionel Braham, John Laurie, Aubrey Mather, Leon Quartermaine, Stuart Robertson, Sophie Stewart, Austin Trevor, Mackenzie Ward, J. Fisher White, Peter Bull, Henry Ainley, Joan White, Dorice Fordred, Henry Ainley, Richard Ainley, Felix Aylmer, Elisabeth Bergner, Lionel Braham, John Laurie /5(40).

As You Like It is unquestionably my favorite of Shakespeares comedies. This is mostly due to the love story being, for once, rather enjoyable. This is mostly due to the love story /5(K).

As You Like It: Oxford School Shakespeare (Oxford School Shakespeare Series) by William Shakespeare and Roma Gill | out of 5 stars Rosalind suggests that she should be dressed like a boy (she is taller of them two) and takes the name of “Ganymede” (this name sounds ok for contemporary reader but made Shakespearian target audience roar with laugher: this was a synonym for a young homosexual male, often with a much older patron, thanks to Ancient Greece mythology).

As You Like It, five-act comedy by William Shakespeare, written and performed about – and first published in the First Folio of Shakespeare based the play on Rosalynde (), a prose romance by Thomas Lodge. Learn more about the play in this article.

Be Book-Smarter. SparkNotes is brought to you by Barnes & Noble. Visit to buy new and used textbooks, and check out our award-winning NOOK tablets and eReaders. As You Like It Overview. As You Like It by William Shakespeare is a comedic play about Rosalind as she tries to escape her Uncle Duke Frederick’s court.

She is accompanied by the court jester, Touchstone and her cousin Celia as they venture into the Forest of Arden. As You Like It Characters & Plot. The play As You Like It is considered to be one of Shakespeare's finest comedies. Its got something for everyone: villainy, romance, humor and a happy ending.

The. Find books like As You Like It from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked As You Like It also liked: Faith Healer, Sir Th.

As You Like It is a pastoral comedy by William Shakespeare that was first performed in Summary Read a Plot Overview of the entire play or a scene by scene Summary and Analysis. As You Like It. Conductor's score and parts on hire. Forces or Category: Soprano solo & full orchestra.

Orchestration: 3 fl, 2 ob, 2 cl, 2 bn, 4 hn, 2 tpt, 2 tbn, timp, 3 perc (III opt), hpd (+cel), 2 hp (II opt), str. A poem for orchestra after Shakeapeare for soprano solo and full orchestra.

this profound and uplifting essay As You Like It: The Inspiration of Comedy. This essay is part of a collection, for which we asked some exceptional public figures – Nobel Laureates and best-selling authors, musicians and politicians, actors and activists – to reflect on Shakespeare’s continuing relevance to today’s burning issues.

Advanced Search. Introduction. As You Like It (a Later Festive Comedy) In this play, Duke Frederick (the younger duke) usurps his older brother, Duke Senior, and banishes him to the Forest of Arden. Frederick goes on to banish Duke Senior's daughter Rosalind.

Frederick's daughter, Celia (Rosalind's cousin) flees her evil father with Rosalind and they head (along with Touchstone, the clown) to the. As You Like It is a play with two main plots: there is the conflict between Orlando and his older brother Oliver, and there is the usurpation of the ducal throne by Duke Frederick from his brother Duke play opens with Orlando complaining to a servant named Adam about the way Oliver treats him.

Oliver, as the eldest brother, has inherited the entire estate from their father, Sir. LibriVox recording of As You Like It, by William Shakespeare. One of Shakespeare’s most popular plays, As You Like It is a pastoral comedy of mistaken identity, wit, and love.

Daughter of a banished duke and forced to flee the court, Rosalind hides in the Forest of Arden disguised as a man. Each book includes an essay on the theatrical world of Shakespeare’s time, an introduction to the individual play, and a detailed note on the text used.

Updated by general editors Stephen Orgel and A. Braunmuller, these easy-to-read editions incorporate over thirty years of Shakespeare scholarship undertaken since the original series. As You Like It was written near the end of Queen Elizabeth’s reign over England.

Elizabethan England was a highly patriarchal society in which women had very few rights and marriages were arranged. To marry someone out of love was considered foolish and the court in general dictated strict rules for the conduct of English royalty and citizens.

As You Like It, although not well known by students, will certainly delight and build on students' positive expectations. As You Like It, like Twelfth Night and A Midsummer Night's Dream, is one of Shakespeare's "marriage" comedies in which love's complications end in recognition of the true identity of the lovers and celebration in marriage.

Orlando, the youngest son of the now deceased Sir Roland de Boys, complains to Adam, the old family retainer, that his eldest brother, Oliver, has kept his Inheritance from him — that is, Oliver has neglected training Orlando to be a proper gentleman.

As you like it author by the most respected and famous poet ever William shakespeare is an extraordinary book, where the author wrote about love, friendships and cruellty it is an interesting book I read it when I was class 10 standards the book brings out a lot a important things for the reader.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.Introduction. 1As You Like It is one of the crowning achievements of Shakespearean romantic comedy.

It is paired in Shakespeare's canon with Much Ado About Nothing and Twelfth Night, or What You Will; all three bear throwaway titles, as if these plays are offering themselves as frothy confections about nothing much, to be enjoyed if we are so minded and in whatever fashion we choose.

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