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The Shakespeare Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

The Shakespeare Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained (Hardback)

By Various, N/A

Learn more about the work of William Shakespeare with The Shakespeare Book, packed full of infographics, inspirational quotes, character guides, and more bonus material that illuminates the bard's work, from Shakespeare plays like Twelfth Night, Julius Caesar, Hamlet, and As You ...Like It, to his best-loved sonnets, and even obscure lost works. Every comedy, tragedy, history, and poem of Shakespeare's is collected here in this comprehensive guide. Shakespeare's canon comes to life with images, idea webs, timelines, and quotes that help the reader understand the context of Shakespeare's plays and poems. Each play includes a glance-able guide to story chronology, so you can easily get back on track if you get lost in Shakespeare's beautiful language. Character guides are a handy reference for casual readers and an invaluable resource for playgoers and students writing reports on Shakespeare. The Shakespeare Book includes the best of Shakespeare, and it's set to become a staple for theater lovers, Shakespeare students, and Shakespeare fans because its information is delivered in such an understandable and inspirational way.
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ISBN 9781465429872
Released NZ 10 Mar 2015
Format Hardback
Series Big Ideas
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ISBN-13 9781465429872
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Imprint DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Released 10 Mar 2015
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By DK
By Various, N/A
Series Big Ideas
Category Shakespeare studies & criticism
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Width: 203mm
Height: 239mm
Spine: 30mm
Dewey Code 822.33
Weight 1,270g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Shakespeare, William - Criticism and interpretation, Shakespeare, William - Dramatic production, Shakespeare, William - Characters
NBS Text Literary Criticism
ONIX Text General/trade