The Merry Wives of Windsor, William Shakespeare
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The Merry Wives of Windsor

Author: William Shakespeare

Series: The Arkangel Shakespeare Collection

Narrator: a full cast

Unabridged: 2 hr 14 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Published: 09/15/2005

Genre: Drama - Shakespeare

Ages: 14 - UP

Synopsis

It is said that Queen Elizabeth gave Shakespeare two weeks to write this play that showcases her favorite comedic character, Sir John Falstaff. The dissolute Falstaff plans to seduce Mistress Ford and Mistress Page, two "Merry Wives of Windsor," thereby gaining access to their husbands' wealth. The two women have the old rogue's measure, however, and Falstaff's plots lead only to his own humiliation. But the merry wives themselves fall prey to plotting as their plans to prevent Mistress Page's daughter Anne from marrying the young man she loves are frustrated in their turn. Dinsdale Landen is Falstaff. Sylvestra Le Touzel plays Mistress Ford and Penny Downie is Mistress Page. Nicholas Woodeson is Ford, Phillip Jackson is Page, and Clive Swift plays Justice Shallow.

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