"The Merry Wives of Windsor" is the last of Shakespeare's plays about that rotund hero-villain, Sir John Falstaff. It is a play written, history tells us, for Queen Elizabeth I, who had enjoyed the character in "Henry IV". The result is a romp, with Sir John rather getting the worst of it. Sir Anthony Quayle is again the boisterous knight, accompanied by a marvellous cast.
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William Shakespeare is widely regarded as the greatest playwright the world has seen. He produced an astonishing amount of work; 37 plays, 154 sonnets, and 5 poems. He died on 23rd April 1616, aged 52, and was buried in the Holy Trinity Church, Stratford.
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Book Description HarperCollins 31/01/1992, 1992. Audio Cassette. Book Condition: Used - Very Good. slight damage to cover, otherwise fine. Audio Cassette. Bookseller Inventory # 039416-10