As You Like It – Shakespeare, Signet Classic


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    The Signet Classics edition of William Shakespeare’s comedic play about two enduring human illusions—the dream of a simple life and the ideal of romantic love.

    Banished from her uncle’s court, young princess Rosalind disguises herself as a farmer and encounters a memorable cast of characters—including her love Orlando—in the Forest of Arden in this witty, subversive comedy.

    This revised Signet Classics edition includes unique features such as:

    • An overview of Shakespeare’s life, world, and theater
    • A special introduction to the play by the editor, Albert Gilman
    • Selections from Thomas Lodge’s Rosalynd, the source from which Shakespeare derived As You Like It
    • Dramatic criticism from Arthur Colby Sprague, Helen Gardener, and others
    • A comprehensive stage and screen history of notable actors, directors, and productions
    • Text, notes, and commentaries printed in the clearest, most readable text
    • And more…