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Fifty-odd translations of Shakespeare"s "As you like it", V.1.

Curt Wittlin

Fifty-odd translations of Shakespeare"s "As you like it", V.1.

by Curt Wittlin

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Published .
Written in English

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  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616.

  • Edition Notes

    In: Japanese translation. 1979. vol. 6. pp.17-25. (Tokyo).

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    Open LibraryOL13734203M

    help help help. there's a question i wanna ask about "as you like it": some critics view comedy as a language through which subversive and disturbing content can be articulated with safety. comedy, according to some perspectives, should be understood and read as a genreby which conventions are scrutinized and even, momentarily overthrown what feautures of As You Like It exemplifies either one. As You Like It Overview. As You Like It by William Shakespeare is a comedic play about Rosalind as she tries to escape her Uncle Duke Frederick’s court. She is accompanied by the court jester, Touchstone and her cousin Celia as they venture into the Forest of Arden.

    As You Like It Characters & Plot. The play As You Like It is considered to be one of Shakespeare's finest comedies. Its got something for everyone: villainy, romance, humor and a happy ending. The.   Children's Books By. Lee Jamieson. Theater Expert. M.A., Theater Studies, Warwick University; "All the world's a stage" is the phrase that begins a monologue from William Shakespeare's "As You Like It," spoken by the melancholy character Jaques. The speech compares the world to a stage and life to a play. It catalogues the seven stages of a.

    Dead shepherd: The dead shepherd was Christopher Marlowe, the father of English tragedy, and creator of English blank verse, who was born in , the same year with Shakespeare, and who died in , six or seven years before the composition of "As You Like It.".   The unlikely ending to the comedy has made readers deem one of Shakespeare's "lesser works," but the play itself is so outrageously applicable to modern life, especially in the context of being a teenager. The idea that different character's love is "lost in translation" is used frequently by Shakespeare, like in Romeo and Juliet.


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Fifty-odd translations of Shakespeare"s "As you like it", V.1 by Curt Wittlin Download PDF EPUB FB2

Downloadable translations of all 37 Shakespeare plays (plus his sonnets). Downloads of 1, LitCharts Lit Guides. Teacher Editions for every Lit Guide. Explanations and citation info quotes across books. PDFs explaining Literary Terms. As You Like It is a pastoral comedy by William Shakespeare that was first performed in Read As You Like It here, with side-by-side No Fear translations into modern English.

Read As You Like It here, with side-by-side No Fear translations into modern English. Line-by-line modern translations of every Shakespeare play and poem.

Definitions and examples of literary terms and devices. Instant PDF downloads. Refine any search. Find related themes, quotes, symbols, characters, and more.

According to custom, as the first-born you are my superior. But it’s not customary to treat me like I’m not even a gentleman, even if there were twenty brothers between you and me. I have as much of our father in me as you do, though I admit you’re closer to him and matter more because you’re older.

As You Like It, Shakespeare's most lighthearted comedy and one of the best-loved and most performed of all his plays, was probably written in orthough it was not printed until the First Folio of As its witty heroine is Shakespeare's longest female role, the play's performance history is marked by notable Rosalinds, from Hannah /5(66).

Buy As you like it by Shakespeare, William (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: As You Like It also follow the earlier edition in including illustra-tions—of objects, of clothing, of mythologica l figures— from books and manuscripts in the Folger Library collection.

We provide fresh accounts of the life V.1. book Shakespeare, of the publishing of his plays, and of the theaters in which his plays were performed, as well as. Click on the play below to read the Shakespeare’s original text, split into Acts and Scenes.

The original play texts are taken from Shakespeare’s complete works, published as the First Folio.A couple of things to bear in mind when reading Shakespeare’s original texts.

married under a bush like a beggar. Get you to church, and have a good priest that can tell you what marriage is: this fellow will but join you together as they join wainscot; then one of you will prove a shrunk panel and, like green timber, warp, warp.

TOUCHSTONE [Aside] I am not in the mind but I. Shakespeare's As You Like It can appear bright or somber in performance: a feast of language and a delight for comic actors; or a risk-taking exploration of gender roles. This edition offers an account of what makes the play both innocent and dangerous, mapping the complexities of its setting (a no-man's-land related to both France and England) and giving an ample commentary on its language 4/5(7).

As You Like It (Annotated by Henry N. Hudson with an Introduction by Charles Harold Herford) by William Shakespeare, Henry N.

Hudson, et al. | out of 5 stars quotes from As You Like It: ‘The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool.’ ― William Shakespeare, As You Like It.

tags: acting, humanity, life, mankind Finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, Sermons in stones, and good in every thing.” ― William Shakespeare, As You Like It. Ernest Elton, New York actor. ] Prompt copies with manuscript additions from his directing of the women students of the University of Vermont in the Shakespeare plays 'Romeo and Juliet', 'Much Ado about Nothing', 'Twelfth Night', 'As you like It'.

by Ernest Elton (fl. ), New York actor [ William Shakespeare; University of Vermont; Syracuse University ] and a great selection of related.

As You Like It: Act 1, Scene 1 Translation. BACK; NEXT ; A side-by-side translation of Act 1, Scene 1 of As You Like It from the original Shakespeare into modern English. Each book includes an essay on the theatrical world of Shakespeare’s time, an introduction to the individual play, and a detailed note on the text used.

Updated by general editors Stephen Orgel and A. Braunmuller, these easy-to-read editions incorporate over thirty years of Shakespeare scholarship undertaken since the original series.

Click on any scene below for a side-by-side translation from the original Shakespeare into modern English. Act 1, Scene 1 In an orchard at his big brother Oliver's house, Orlando complains to an old family servant (Adam).When Orlando's father died, Oliver inherited.

We bring the story together in a fun and accessible way for readers new to "As You Like It." 'As You Like It' – Summary of the Plot Before the play has begun, Duke Senior has been banished (joined by some loyal attendants and Lords) to live in the forest by his usurping brother Duke Frederick.

And you can't read through the entire play in either original text or modern translation. All the text simply flows, with sections of original text followed by sections of translated text in what feels like a random pattern (but I suspect the original printed book's page breaks may have been maintained, but not indicated, in the Kindle edition).Reviews: Shakespeare's As You Like It is about family rivalries between siblings.

Find a summary of As You Like It, quotes, and more in this illustrated guide to Shakespeare plays. Readers and audiences have long greeted As You Like It with delight. Its characters are brilliant conversationalists, including the princesses Rosalind and Celia and their Fool, Touchstone.

Soon after Rosalind and Orlando meet and fall in love, the princesses and Touchstone go into exile in the Forest of Arden, where they find new conversational partners.5/5(1).

Like Caliban, John "the Savage" is an outcast, despised for his appearance, and Huxley is exploring ideas about the power of art and the nature of humanity as Shakespeare .Summary of William Shakespeare's As You Like It: All brothers hate each other for some reason.

Rosalind dresses up as a boy and convinces her crush to hit on her while she's a boy. Everyone is married by a Greek god.You foolish shepherd, wherefore do you follow her, Like foggy south, puffing with wind and rain? You are a thousand times a properer man Than she a woman.

'Tis such fools as you That makes the world full of ill-favour'd children. 'Tis not her glass, but you, that flatters her; And out of you she sees herself more proper.