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More Shakespeare without the boring bits

Author: Humphrey Carpenter; Carole Boyd
Publisher: [England] : Chivers Audio Books : [Distributed by] BBC Audiobooks, ℗2008.
Series: Chivers children's audio books.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of thoroughly modern retellings that pick out the very best of Shakespeare. Told from different points of view, each story has its own flavour and style. Witness the agony of Othello as he is goaded to murder, the farcial events of Much Ado About Nothing, the Hollywood antics of Anthony and Cleopatra, the despair of Hamlet among others.
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Genre/Form: Children's audiobooks
Adaptations
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Humphrey Carpenter; Carole Boyd
ISBN: 1408404796 9781408404799
OCLC Number: 426086926
Notes: Compact discs.
Complete & unabridged.
Performer(s): Read by Carole Boyd.
Description: 2 audio discs (2 hr., 9 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Title: Chivers children's audio books.
Responsibility: by Humphrey Carpenter.

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A collection of thoroughly modern retellings that pick out the very best of Shakespeare. Told from different points of view, each story has its own flavour and style. Witness the agony of Othello as he is goaded to murder, the farcial events of Much Ado About Nothing, the Hollywood antics of Anthony and Cleopatra, the despair of Hamlet among others.

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