William Shakespeare's The merry wives of Windsor

by Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.

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Summary
It is said that Queen Elizabeth gave Shakespeare two weeks to write this play that showcases her favorite comedic character, Sir John Falstaff. The dissolute Falstaff plans to seduce Mistress Ford and Mistress Page, two "Merry Wives of Windsor," thereby gaining access to their husbands' wealth. The two women have the old rogue's measure, however, and Falstaff's plots lead only to his own humiliation. But the merry wives themselves fall prey to plotting as their plans to prevent Mistress Page's daughter Anne from marrying the young man she loves are frustrated in their turn.
Additional Information
Series Arkangel complete Shakespeare.
Subjects Falstaff, John, Sir (Fictitious character) Drama
Married women Drama
English drama (Comedy)
Drama
Fiction
Windsor (Windsor and Maidenhead, England) Drama.
Comedies.
Audiobooks.
Publisher [Place of publication not identified] :Blackstone Audio, Inc.,2008
Blackstone Publishing2005
Edition Unabridged.
Other Titles Merry wives of Windsor
Contributors Landen, Dinsdale.
Le Touzel, Sylvestra.
Downie, Penny.
Woodeson, Nicholas.
Jackson, Philip, 1948-
Swift, Clive.
OverDrive, Inc.
Participants/Performers Read by Various Readers.
Dinsdale Landen.
Language English
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Format: OverDrive Listen
Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
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Description 1 audio file : digital.
ISBN 9780792751762
9780792751762
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