The Taming of the Shrew by Prof. Harold Bloom

The Taming of the Shrew

Written by Prof. Harold Bloom
Illustrated by
Part of the Bloom's Shakespeare Through the Ages Series


The Taming of the Shrew by Prof. Harold Bloom

The Taming of the Shrew remains one of Shakespeare's most popular comedies. The loving battle of the sexes between its protagonists, Kate and Petruchio, is a theme of nearly universal relevance in Western literature. This invaluable new study guide to one of Shakespeare's greatest plays contains a selection of the finest criticism through the centuries on The Taming of the Shrew . Students will also benefit from the additional features included in this volume, such as an introduction by Harold Bloom, an accessible summary, analysis of key passages, a comprehensive list of characters, a biography of Shakespeare, and more.

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196 pages


Prof. Harold Bloom
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Chelsea House Publishers

Publication date

15th January 2008



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