"Love's Labours Lost", Paperback
3.5 out of 5 (2 ratings)


'With the publication of Woudhuysen's Arden 3 edition, the magisterial study of the play that will energise a new generation of readers and directors has now arrived.'Eric Rasmussen, University of Nevada at Reno, Shakespeare Survey


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 392 pages, illustrations
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Shakespeare plays
  • ISBN: 9781904271109



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One of my favourite shakespeare comedies. The plot is simple, a group of men agree to go without love to further their learning and are then visited by a group of women who decide to thwart them. Staggering amounts of wordplay make notes almost essential for a first read and this edition has by far the best set of annotations I've seen. A very funny play with a twist at the end.

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You know what I'm not crazy about? Shakespeare's comedies

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