As You Like It is perhaps Shakepeare's sunniest comedy, but there are patches of shade amidst the love-drenched brightness.
Political corruption, fraternal rivalry and melancholy all serve as thematic counterpoints to Shakespeare's investigation of how release from the constraints of court, city, and even gender can permit a profound development of the self.
In this manga, the Arcadian beauty of the forest of Arden is transposed to modern-day China, where rural and urban worlds collide.
Part of a series of graphic novel adaptations of the great Bard's plays.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 208 pages, chiefly Illustrations (some col.)
- Publisher: SelfMadeHero
- Publication Date: 01/11/2008
- Category: Manga
- ISBN: 9780955816901