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Twelfth Night

William Shakespeare

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Suggestions for Further Reading

Suggestions for Further Reading

Suggestions for Further Reading

Suggestions for Further Reading

Suggestions for Further Reading

Suggestions for Further Reading

Bloom, Harold, ed. Modern Critical Interpretations of Twelfth Night. New York: Chelsea House, 1987.

———. Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human. New York: Riverhead Books, 1998.

Booth, Stephen. “Twelfth Night 1.1: The Audience as Malvolio.” In Shakespeare’s Rough Magic: Essays in Honor of C. L. Barber, ed. Peter Erickson and Coppélia Kahn. Newark: University of Delaware Press, 1985. 149–167.

Gay, Penny. “Twelfth Night: Desire and Its Discontents.” In As She Likes It: Shakespeare’s Unruly Women. London: Routledge, 1994. 17–47.

Greenblatt, Stephen, gen. ed. The Norton Shakespeare (Based on the Oxford Edition). New York and London: W.W. Norton & Co., 1997.

King, Walter N., ed. Twentieth-Century Interpretations of Twelfth Night. Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 1968.

Leggatt, Alexander. Twelfth Night: Shakespeare’s Comedy of Love. London: Methuen, 1974.

Wells, Stanley, ed. Twelfth Night: Critical Essays. New York: Garland, 1986.

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Q. Consider Twelfth Night as a romantic comedy.

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Answer: William Shakespeare has written a number of romantic comedies. Twelfth Night is one of the finest comedies of the author. We know that a romantic comedy is a play in which the romantic elements are mingled with comic elements. It is a form of comedy which deals with love. Love at first sight is often its main theme.
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Q. "Twelfth Night is a typical romantic comedy of Shakespeare." Discuss. Or. What aspects of Twelfth Night justify its being called a romantic play? Or. Critically comment on Twelfth Night as a romantic comedy. Or. Consider Twelfth Night as a romantic

by touhidsm, May 02, 2014

Ans: William Shakespeare has written a number of romantic comedies. Twelfth Night is one of the finest comedies of the author. We know that a romantic comedy is a play in which the romantic elements are mingled with comic elements. It is a form of comedy which deals with love. Love at first sight is often its main theme. Generally, a romantic comedy starts with some problems that make the union of the lover difficult. But it ends with their happy union. Twelfth Night is a typical romantic play of Shakespeare. It has some elements which give ... Read more

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Twelfth Night as a romantic comedy

by touhidsm, May 04, 2014

Answer: William Shakespeare has written a number of romantic comedies. Twelfth Night is one of the finest comedies of the author. We know that a romantic comedy is a play in which the romantic elements are mingled with comic elements. It is a form of comedy which deals with love. Love at first sight is often its main theme. Generally, a romantic comedy starts with some problems that make the union of the lover difficult. But it ends with their happy union. Twelfth Night is a typical romantic play of Shakespeare. It has some elements which gi... Read more

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