A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare

In this classic play, the Duke of Athens is preparing for his marriage when the lives of two young couples become complicated by the meddling of fairies. The fairy king and queen, Oberon and Titania, are quarreling, causing chaos in both the fairy world and the world of mortals. Puck, a mischievous sprite and servant of Oberon, causes further confusion and comic misadventures by casting spells that lead to mistaken identities and misplaced affections. Eventually, all is resolved, and the play ends with three happily married couples.

The 640th greatest book of all time

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Total Points: 564

Since this book was first published in 1595, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 564.0.

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