The story follows Rosalind, the daughter of a banished duke, who flees to the Forest of Arden with her cousin Celia. In the forest, Rosalind disguises herself as a young man named Ganymede, and Celia adopts the identity of Aliena. Rosalind's interactions with other forest dwellers, including the lovestruck Orlando, lead to a series of humorous and complex romantic entanglements.
First written in 1599, this edition is derived from the book published in 1864 with 18 black & white illustrations by H. C. Selous. As always, this edition is complete and unabridged.
Illustrator(s): H. C. Selous
Book Size: 6" x 9"
Font Size: 12pt ISBN: 9781649656858
Paperback: Perfect bound with gloss cover; cream standard paper.
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