Romeo and Juliet Reading Guide


Author: Jenny Roberts
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780198329251
Category: Drama
Page: 16
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A pack of five magazine-style guides for students to accompany and inform study of Romeo and Juliet. Aimed at the student, these Reading Guides offer a 'way in' to study of Romeo and Juliet. Activities cover a number of aspects of the play such as character, themes, performance and language in an engaging and accessible way, enhancing students' enjoyment of the text. The Reading Guides are illustrated and have a magazine-style feel to appeal to students. They can be used during the early stages of a Scheme of Work based on the play, or can be built in to lessons as starter or homework materials as reading progresses.

Romeo and Juliet (2009 edition)

Oxford School Shakespeare
Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 9780198321668
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 176
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Oxford School Shakespeare is an acclaimed edition especially designed for students, with accessible on-page notes and explanatory illustrations, clear background information, and rigorous but accessible scholarly credentials. This edition of Romeo and Juliet includes illustrations, preliminary notes, reading lists (including websites) and classroom notes. Romeo and Juliet is a set text for KS3 in England, and remains one of the most popular texts for study by secondary students the world over.

Romeo and Juliet


Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: Peterson's
ISBN: 9780192814968
Category: Drama
Page: 450
View: 8359

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The Oxford Shakespeare offers authoritative texts from leading scholars in editions designed to interpret and illuminate the plays for modern readers. * a new, modern-spelling text, collated and edited from all existing printings * on-page commentary and notes explain meaning, staging, allusions, and much else * detailed introduction considers composition, sources, performances, and changing critical attitudes to the play * illustrated with production photographs and related art * full index to introduction and commentary * durable sewn binding for lasting use not simply a better text but a new conception of Shakespeare. This is a major achievement of twentieth- century scholarship. Times Literary Supplement.

Othello (2009 edition)

Oxford School Shakespeare
Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 9780198328735
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 208
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Othello is a popular text for study by secondary students the world over. This edition includes illustrations, preliminary notes, reading lists (including websites) and classroom notes.

Oxford School Shakespeare Set


Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195219814
Category: Literary Criticism
Page: N.A
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This exclusive collection of the Bard's best works has been designed specifically for readers new to Shakespeare's rich literary legacy. Each of the eight plays is presented unabridged and in large print, copiously annotated and preceded by a commentary and character summary. Scene synopses clarify confusing plots, while incisive essays describe the historical context and Shakespeare's sources. Includes: Macbeth, Hamlet, Much Ado About Nothing, Romeo and Juliet, Midsummer Night's Dream, Twelth Night, Antony & Cleopatra, and The Merchant of Venice.

Cambridge Student Guide to Romeo and Juliet


Author: Rex Gibson
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521008136
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 128
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The Cambridge Student Guide to Romeo and Juliet provides explanatory notes and guidance to help form the basis for the understanding of the play. It is part of a new series aimed at students from 16 years upwards in schools and colleges throughout the English-speaking world. Background information provides support and prompts inquiry for advanced level study by drawing out issues and themes related to the text. The content of each book in the series follows the pattern of an introduction; detailed running commentary on the text; insight into historical, social and cultural contexts; analysis of the language; an overview of critical approaches and different interpretations; essay-writing tips and lists of recommended resources.

Merchant of Venice (2010 edition)

Oxford School Shakespeare
Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 9780198328674
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 160
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The Merchant of Venice is a popular text for study by secondary students the world over. This edition includes illustrations, preliminary notes, reading lists (including websites) and classroom notes.

Twelfth Night (2010 edition)

Oxford School Shakespeare
Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 9780198328711
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 144
View: 2935

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Twelfth Night is a popular text for study by secondary students the world over. This edition includes illustrations, preliminary notes, reading lists (including websites) and classroom notes.

Juliet And Romeo


Author: David Hewson
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781999855901
Category:
Page: 256
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Shakespeare's most well-known and well-loved play has been turned into a gripping romantic thriller with a modern twist. Rich with the sights and smells of medieval Verona, peopled with a vibrant cast of characters who spring from the page, this is Shakespeare as you've never read it before - and with a killer twist at the end...

Romeo and Juliet

A Guide to the Play
Author: Jay L. Halio
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313300899
Category: Literary Criticism
Page: 133
View: 1159

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The fullest and most comprehensive study of Romeo and Juliet in years, this book examines every aspect of the play, including texts and contexts, thematic and critical issues, and performances.

As You Like It (2009 Edition)

Oxford School Shakespeare
Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 9780198328698
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 192
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As You Like It is a popular text for study by secondary students the world over. This edition includes illustrations, preliminary notes, reading lists (including websites) and classroom notes.

Sammlung


Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0141000589
Category: Drama
Page: 1754
View: 1946

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This major new complete edition of Shakespeare's works combines accessibility with the latest scholarship. Each play and collection of poems is preceded by a substantial introduction that looks at textual and literary-historical issues. The texts themselves have been scrupulously edited and are accompanied by same-page notes and glossaries. Particular attention has been paid to the design of the book to ensure that this first new edition of the twenty-first century is both attractive and approachable.

Great Short Poems


Author: Paul Negri
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486110281
Category: Poetry
Page: 64
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Outstanding anthology features more than 150 English and American masterpieces spanning over 400 years. "Death Be Not Proud," "The Tyger," "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud," plus works by Tennyson, Whitman, Dickinson, Yeats, Frost, others.

Oxford Literature Companions: Romeo and Juliet Workbook


Author: Adrian Cropper,Peter Buckroyd
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780198398875
Category:
Page: 96
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Oxford Literature Companion Workbooks offer student-friendly support for GCSE set texts. This full colour write-in workbook for Romeo and Juliet is ideal for use in the classroom or as revision and includes activities designed to prompt a closer analysis of the writer's language, as well as tasks on characters, themes and contexts.