Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 September 2006

192 Pages

7.8 x 5.0 inches

ISBN: 9780719053672

Bookseller Code (06)


The Tamer Tamed; or, The Womans Prize

Celia R. Daileader and Gary Taylor

Published by Manchester University Press

Revels Student Editions MUP

  • The first scholarly paperback edition of the play, which was written as a pro-woman reply to Shakespeare's 'The Taming of the Shrew'
  • Includes the fullest commentary ever provided for the play
  • The critical introduction describes the play's Renaissance context, its historical and literary sources, and its subversive relationship to Shakespeare's 'Shrew' and Ben Jonson's 'The Silent Woman'
  • Co-edited by a feminist critic and a distinguished textual scholar

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