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The Shakespeare Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

The Shakespeare Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained (Trade Paperback / Paperback)


The Shakespeare Book brings the work of William Shakespeare to life with full-color photography, images, idea webs, timelines, and quotes that help you understand the context of Shakespeare's plays and poems. From Shakespeare's most-famous plays, such as Romeo and Juliet and Juli...us Caesar, to less-frequently performed works such as King John and Henry VIII, every play of the Shakespearean canon is collected in this comprehensive guide, along with his major poems and best-loved sonnets. In The Shakespeare Book each play includes an at-a-glance guide to story chronology, so you can easily get back on track if you get lost in Shakespeare's language. Character guides provide a handy reference for casual readers and an invaluable resource for playgoers, and students writing reports on Shakespeare. Packed with infographics and explanations of plots and including an introduction to Shakespeare's life and times, The Shakespeare Book is the ultimate guide to understanding the work of William Shakespeare.
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ISBN 9781465481245
Released NZ 12 Feb 2019
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Series Big Ideas
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ISBN-13 9781465481245
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Imprint DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Released 12 Feb 2019
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By DK
Series Big Ideas
Category Theatre, Drama
Shakespeare studies & criticism
Shakespeare plays, texts
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Width: 196mm
Height: 231mm
Spine: 20mm
Dewey Code 822.33
Weight 975g
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, Poets - 16th century - Criticism and interpretation, Dramatists - 16th century - Criticism and interpretation
NBS Text Literary Criticism
ONIX Text General/trade