Collection of Shakespeare's comedies - The Taming of the Shrew, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Twelfth Night, and The Tempest - each of which represents a significant stage in the development of the world's greatest dramatist. These are reliable texts by noted Shakespeare scholars. Texts printed in the clearest, most readable type. Name of each speaker is given in full. Detailed footnotes at the bottom of each page keyed to the numbered lines of the text. Textual notes. Updated bibliography.