Lovers, Clowns, and Fairies: An Essay on Comedies.
The title is inspired by the characters Midsummer Night's Dream, the jumping off point for Tave's examination of relations between character and plot within comic writing. Includes Pride and Prejudice, Tristram Shandy, Man of the Mode, Measure for Measure and more. U of Chicago Press 1993. HB, no DJ but covered in Mylar. NEW. $70.00