No Fear Shakespeare

A Companion
Author: Spark Publishing
Publisher: Spark Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781411497467
Category: Drama
Page: 302
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Using selected passages from the "No Fear Shakespeare" translations, offers an introduction to the life and works of William Shakespeare and includes a brief biography, a portrait of life in sixteenth century England, and an overview of Shakespearian-eratheater.

Hamlet


Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Miniature books
Page: 152
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Romeo and Juliet


Author: William Shakespeare,Horace Howard Furness
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Verona (Italy)
Page: 480
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Romeo and Juliet was the first drama in English to confer full tragic dignity on the agonies of youthful love. The lyricism that enshrines their death-marked devotion has made the lovers legendary in every language that possesses a literature.

Julius Caesar


Author: William Shakespeare,Henry Denison
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category:
Page: 169
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The Taming of the Shrew


Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: Book Jungle
ISBN: 9781603037129
Category: Drama
Page: 160
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Can a man tame an ill-tempered woman? Petruchio thinks he is up to the task in The Taming of the Shrew. William Shakespeare (1564 ż 1616) is the most influential writer in English history. Shakespeare has been called The Barb of Avon and Englandżs national poet. There are 2 narrative poems, 154 sonnets and 38 plays in his collected works. He began work as an actor and writer in London first writing comedies and historic plays. He later wrote tragedies. Romeo and Juliet, MacBeth and Othello are some of his more famous plays. The Taming of the Shrew was an early comedy. The play begins with a drunken man who is deceived into thinking he is a nobleman. He then watches this play in which the noble Petruchio married an outspoken ill-tempered woman. Katherine is eventually tamed to the will be Petruchio. The play has been adapted into opera, stage plays and screen plays. Cole Porterżs play Kiss Me Kate is one instance

The Comedy of Errors


Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Shipwreck victims
Page: 71
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Shubert Theatre, The American National Theatre and Academy presents The National Repertory Theatre, Michael Dewell and Frances Ann Dougherty, producers, "The Comedy of Errors," by William Shakespeare, directed by G. Wood, settings by William Pitkin, costumes by Jane Greenwood, costumes executed by Ray Diffen, lighting by Tharon Musser, music by Liza Redfield.

King Lear


Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Aging parents
Page: 58
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Othello


Author: William Shakespeare,John C. Crowther
Publisher: Spark Notes
ISBN: 9781586638528
Category: Literary Criticism
Page: 307
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Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with marginal notes and explanations and full descriptions of each character.

Romeo and Juliet


Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780606362092
Category: Drama
Page: 304
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Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with marginal notes and explanations and full descriptions of each character.

Hamlet


Author: William Shakespeare,Sparknotes Editors
Publisher: Turtleback Books
ISBN: 9780606385268
Category: Drama
Page: 352
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For use in schools and libraries only. Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with marginal notes and explanations and full descriptions of each character.

Act


Author: SparkNotes Editors,SparkNotes
Publisher: Spark Notes
ISBN: 9781586639600
Category: Study Aids
Page: 440
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Othello

A Novel
Author: Julius Lester,William Shakespeare
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 151
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A prose retelling of Shakespeare's play in which a jealous general is duped into thinking that his wife has been unfaithful, with tragic consequences.