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Tales from Shakespeare

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Celebrated prose retellings of Shakespeare's plays Charles and Mary Lamb have delighted generations of adults as well as children with their famed prose renderings of Shakespeare's originals. Bringing the plays to life in a form that encourages readers to enjoy and explore, "Tales from Shakespeare" provides an entertaining and informative introduction to the great works while retaining much of Shakespeare's lyricism, phrasing, and rhythm. It is a captivating work of Romantic storytelling as well as the original literary homage to the Bard.
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Full title tales from shakespeare
Author lamb charles
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-19 23:40:14PM
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auth_author2 Barnet, Sylvan., Briggs, Julia., Elliott, Elizabeth Shippen Green,, Elliott, Elizabeth Shippen Green., Lamb, Mary, 1764-1847,, Lamb, Mary, 1764-1847., Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616., Weisgard, Leonard, 1916-2000,
author Charles Lamb
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display_description In Tales of Shakespeare, Charles and Mary Lamb wished to bring the plays to life in a form which would encourage young readers to enjoy Shakespeare--Cover p. [4]
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series Classic Adventure in Audio, Penguin classics
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subject_facet Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Adaptations, Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616. -- Paraphrases, tales, etc
title_display Tales from Shakespeare
title_full Tales from Shakespeare, Tales from Shakespeare / Charles and Mary Lamb, Tales from Shakespeare / Charles and Mary Lamb ; edited by Julia Briggs ; illustrated by Arthur Rackham, Tales from Shakespeare / Charles and Mary Lamb ; illustrated by Elizabeth Shippen Green Elliott, Tales from Shakespeare / [by] Charles and Mary Lamb ; illustrated by Leonard Weisgard, Tales from Shakespeare / by Charles & Mary Lamb ; with sundry pictures and illuminations both in color and in line by Elizabeth Shippen Green Elliott, Tales from Shakespeare / by Charles and Mary Lamb ; with an afterword by Sylvan Barnet
title_short Tales from Shakespeare
topic_facet Adaptations, Classic Literature, Fiction, Shakespeare, William, Suspense