This tale exposes many of the issues under discussion in Shakespeare's day. The themes run throughout the complex plot as each character adds to the story - the nature of a gentleman, the envy that is provoked by goodness, satire, nobility, and the idyllic pastoral life.
As You Like It
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Author: William Shakespeare, Roma Gill, OBE
Age: 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, adult
Grade: 9, 10, 11, 12
Topic: Literature, Reading