The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare

This classic play is a comedic tale of love, deception, and transformation. It focuses on the courtship of Petruchio, a gentleman of Verona, and Katherina, the headstrong, obdurate shrew. Initially, Katherina is an unwilling participant in the relationship, but Petruchio breaks down her resistance with various psychological torments. The play ends with the tamed Katherina the most obedient wife among three couples, raising questions about the roles of men and women.

The 2207th greatest book of all time


Published
1590
Nationality
British
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
21,189
Original Language
English

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