The Taming of the Shrew (Collins Classics)

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Paperback. Pub Date :2013-09-12 Pages: 128 Language: English Publisher: HarperCollins HarperCollins is proud to present its incredible range of best-loved. essential classics.Bianca is beautiful and demure. with a plethora of wood-be suitors. but marriage is forbidden until her older sister Katherina finds a suitable match. The hitch Fiery Katherina has sworn to deny the hand or demands of any would-be suitor. That is. until she meets her match in the wily Petrucio. As Katherina's own sharp tongue is met by Petrucio's feigned cruelty. the 'shrew' apparently capitulates. Or does sheThis controversial comic tale. famously adapted into Cole Porter's Kiss Me Kate and 10 Things I Hate About You. has divided and amused audiences for over 400 years in an unforgettable battle of wits.

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Bianca is beautiful and demure, with a plethora of wood-be suitors, but marriage is forbidden until her older sister Katherina finds a suitable match. The hitch? Fiery Katherina has sworn to deny the hand or demands of any would-be suitor. That is, until she meets her match in the wily Petrucio. As Katherina’s own sharp tongue is met by Petrucio’s feigned cruelty, the ‘shrew’ apparently capitulates. Or does she?

This controversial comic tale, famously adapted into Cole Porter’s Kiss Me Kate and 10 Things I Hate About You, has divided and amused audiences for over 400 years in an unforgettable battle of wits.

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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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