A Lover’s Complaint

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9781528705318 - A Lover's Complaint - William Shakespeare
9781528705318 - A Lover's Complaint - William Shakespeare
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A Lover’s Complaint

This poem tells the story of a young women lamenting her love for a man who once charmed and abandoned her. As she weeps at the edge of a river, an old man approaches, compelling her to recount her tale of sorrow. It was published as a conclusion to the original edition of “Shakespeare’s Sonnets”, in 1609. Shakespeare’s sonnets beautifully explore the themes of love and beauty, time and mortality.

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Read & Co. Classics presents this new beautiful edition of William Shakespeare’s poem, “A Lover’s Complaint”, featuring a specially commissioned new biography of William Shakespeare. The poem tells the story of a young women lamenting her love for a man who once charmed and abandoned her. As she weeps at the edge of a river, an old man approaches, compelling her to recount her tale of sorrow. It was published as a conclusion to the original edition of “Shakespeare’s Sonnets”, in 1609. Shakespeare’s sonnets beautifully explore the themes of love and beauty, time and mortality. William Shakespeare (1564 – 1616) was an English playwright, poet, and actor. He is considered to be the greatest writer in the English language and is celebrated as the world’s most famous dramatist.

Book Details

Author

William Shakespeare

Imprint

Read & Co. Classics

Series

Shakespeare Library

ISBN

9781528705318, 9781528785730

Formats Available

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Pages

28

Publication Date

30 May 2018

Dimensions 5.5 × 8.5 in

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