William Shakespeare 's A Midsummer Night 's Dream

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Filip Klosiewicz September 28, 2014

Summer Reading Log Assignment
English 9 Honors
For A Midsummer Night 's Dream
By William Shakespeare

1. Title of the book - The title of the book is called A Midsummer Night 's Dream by William Shakespeare.

2. Author 's name - The author of the book A Midsummer Night 's Dream is William Shakespeare.

3. The year the piece was written - A Midsummer Night 's Dream by William Shakespeare was believed to have been written between 1590-1596.

4. Major Characters - There are three major characters in the book A Midsummer Night 's Dream by William Shakespeare. Those characters are Robin Goodfellow (Puck), Nick Bottom, and Oberon.

I. Robin Goodfellow, or sometimes referred to simply as Puck, is a mischievous fairy who enjoys in playing pranks and jokes on mortals. Although these jokes aren 't always the funniest, and sometimes tend to cause mayhem because of Robin 's mistakes, as Puck himself says, "Then will two at once woo one. That must needs be sport alone. And those things do best please me, that befall preposterously." (Puck best enjoys preposterous situations).

II. Nick Bottom, is a weaver chosen to play Pyramus in a play that a group of craftsmen, such as Peter Quince, Francis Flute, Robin Starveling, Tom Snout and Snug, have decided to perform for Theseus 's wedding with Hippolyta. Because of Bottom 's high self-confidence, he finds himself suitable for every single part of the play.

III. As for a third major…
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