Author: William Shakespeare
A Midsummer Night's Dream is a comedy written by William Shakespeare between 1590 and 1596. It is one of his most played pieces. The events of the play take place in and around Athens in ancient Greece and include scenes from a fairytale world inhabited by elves and fairies. This edition features illustrations by Arthur Rackham, who is regarded as the most famous and prolific artist of the Golden Age of book illustration.