Love's Labour's Lost - Adaptations - Fiction

Fiction

Alfred Tennyson's poem The Princess is speculated by some critics to have been inspired by Love's Labour's Lost; the poem was parodied by W.S. Gilbert in his play of the same title.

Thomas Mann in his novel Doctor Faustus (1943) has the fictional German composer Adrian Leverk├╝hn attempt to write an opera on Love's Labour's Lost.

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