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Five plays from Shakespeare.

William Shakespeare

Five plays from Shakespeare.

by William Shakespeare

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Published by Houghton Mufflin in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Versions to be read and produced by young people. Each play is about half its original length.

StatementEdited by Katherine Miller. Illustrated by Lynd Ward. Musical arrangements by Norman Cazden.
ContributionsMiller, Katherine ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR2759 .M5 1964
The Physical Object
Pagination236 p.
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5912382M
LC Control Number64014249
OCLC/WorldCa1413895

  This edition of William Shakespeare's works includes all of his poems and plays in an elegant manner which makes it the perfect gift for any lover of literature — a book to read and treasure! Whether for a Shakespeare devotee or someone just discovering him, this is the perfect place to experience the drama of Shakespeare's : NOOK Book (Ebook). William Shakespeare - William Shakespeare - Shakespeare’s sources: With a few exceptions, Shakespeare did not invent the plots of his plays. Sometimes he used old stories (Hamlet, Pericles). Sometimes he worked from the stories of comparatively recent Italian writers, such as Giovanni Boccaccio—using both well-known stories (Romeo and Juliet, Much Ado About Nothing) and little .

Movies based on Shakespeare Stories or plays but set in different time and place. Menu. Shakespeare's famous play is updated to the hip modern suburb of Verona still retaining its original dialogue. 8. Anthony John is an actor whose life is strongly influenced by the characters he plays. When he's playing comedy, he's the most enjoyable.   Dubbed "The Bard of Avon," Shakespeare oversaw the building of the Globe Theatre in London, where a number of his plays were staged, the best-known of which include Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, and Macbeth. The First Folio, a printed book of 36 of his comedies, tragedies, and history plays, was published in /5(26).

It contains 36 plays, of which half had never been printed before. Folio simply refers to the way sheets were folded and arranged into a book. Several of Shakespeare’s plays had been published previously in quarto form (a different way of folding and arranging a book which resulted in eight pages of text.). Shakespeare's plays are a canon of approximately 39 dramatic works written by English poet, playwright, and actor William exact number of plays—as well as their classifications as tragedy, history, or comedy—is a matter of scholarly debate. Shakespeare's plays are widely regarded as being among the greatest in the English language and are continually performed around the world.


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