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Letters to Juliet : [celebrating Shakespeare's greatest heroine, the magical city of Verona, and the power of love]

Author: Lise Friedman; Ceil Friedman
Publisher: New York : Stewart, Tabori & Chang, [2010]
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Looks at one of Shakespeare's most beloved characters and tells the story of the volunteers who have been answering the thousands of letters from all over the world received in Verona addressed to Juliet since the 1930s.
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Named Person: William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lise Friedman; Ceil Friedman
ISBN: 9781584799122 1584799129
OCLC Number: 606760657
Notes: Subtitle from cover.
Originally published: New York : Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 2006.
"The story of the letter-writing phenomenon that inspired the idea behind the motion picture Letters to Juliet"--Cover.
Description: 175 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 21 cm
Contents: The story behind the story --
The tomb site --
The letters begin --
Juliet's house--
and Romeo's --
The "prof" --
Club di Giulietta --
A twenty-first century view.
Responsibility: Lise Friedman & Ceil Friedman.

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Looks at one of Shakespeare's most beloved characters and tells the story of the volunteers who have been answering the thousands of letters from all over the world received in Verona addressed to Juliet since the 1930s.

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The original book is MUCH better than the movie. Definitely worth reading.

by desertmother61 (WorldCat user published 2012-08-21) Excellent Permalink

I saw the movie "Letters To Juliet" at the theatre earlier this year, and enjoyed it a lot at the time. So when I found out about this book, I just had to read it! As a result my opinion regarding the movie has dramatically changed. No, Letters To Juliet (the book) is definitely not like the Letters...
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