Love's Labours Lost

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This is a study guide for the book Love's Labours Lost written by William Shakespeare. The play opens with the King of Navarre and three noble companions, Berowne, Dumaine, and Longaville, taking an oath to devote themselves to three years of study, promising not to give in to the company of women – Berowne somewhat more hesitantly than the others. Berowne reminds the king that the princess and her three ladies are coming to the kingdom and it would be suicidal for the King to agree to this law. The King denies what Berowne says, insisting that the ladies make their camp in the field outside of his court. The King and his men meet the princess and her ladies. Instantly, they all fall comically in love.

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A Lost Lady Author: William Shakespeare
Published: December 1982
259 Pages
ISBN #: 0140707387
9 Chapters
 
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