Condition: Good: Good condition for a used book! Some wear. Printing error- Freepaper has an extra long piece of paper so it is folded under. See images for the condition of this book.
Circa 1921. A miniature Little Leather book; very small 3 in. x 4 in. Pages: clean, tanned, tight. Cover green and bronze tapped flexible leather, titles embossed front/spine; some shelfwear. Little Leather Library Redcroft Edition stamped on back cover. Some corners bent. This is an amazing find for any collector!
Blurb: Two sets of twins are separated at birth by a storm at sea: a pair of masters (both named Antipholus) and a pair of servants (both named Dromio). Years later, the Antipholus-and- Dromio pair raised in Syracuse happen to visit Ephesus, where the respective twins reside — providing the basis for ongoing incidents of mistaken identity, within a lively plot of quarrels, arrests, and a grand courtroom denouement.
Based on a pair of comic dramas from ancient Rome, The Comedy of Errors presents a spectacle of pure farce in the spirit of utmost fun and — as the title suggests — hilarious confusion. One of Shakespeare's earliest dramatic efforts, the play abounds in his trademark conceits, puns, and other forms of fanciful wordplay. It also foreshadows his later and greatest comedies, offering students and scholars a valuable key to the playwright's development.