The Taming of the Shrew – Shakespeare, Signet Classic


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    The Signet Classics edition of William Shakespeare’s controversial comedy.

    Featuring the tumultuous relationship of Petruchio and the headstrong Katherina, this popular comedy goes beyond courtship to explore what happens after a determined man marries a woman who refuses to be tamed.

    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, Robert B. Heilman
    • Sources from which Shakespeare derived The Taming of the Shrew
    • Dramatic criticism from Richard Hosley, Maynard Mack, Germaine Greer, 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…