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The best of Shakespeare

Author: E Nesbit; William Shakespeare
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, ©1997.
Series: Iona and Peter Opie library of children's literature.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Simplified prose retellings of Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, The Merchant of Venice, Othello, The Tempest, King Lear, Macbeth, As You Like It, Twelfth Night, and The Winter's Tale.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Adaptations
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Nesbit, E. (Edith), 1858-1924.
Best of Shakespeare.
New York : Oxford University Press, ©1997
(DLC) 97015223
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Document, Elementary and junior high school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: E Nesbit; William Shakespeare
ISBN: 142374229X 9781423742296 9780195132137 0195132130 9780195116892 0195116895
OCLC Number: 252611124
Description: 1 online resource (110 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Romeo and Juliet --
Merchant of Venice --
Twelfth night --
Hamlet --
Tempest --
King Lear --
Macbeth --
As you like it --
Winter's tale --
Othello.
Series Title: Iona and Peter Opie library of children's literature.
Responsibility: E. Nesbit ; introduction by Iona Opie ; afterword by Peter Hunt.
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his new paperback edition brings ten of Shakespeare's greatest plays to life. E. Nesbit, the classic British children's author, shakes off the burdensome complexity of Shakespeare's language and  Read more...

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