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Top ten Shakespeare stories

Author: Terry Deary; Michael Tickner
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents facts and trivia about ten plays by William Shakespeare and the time period in which they were written.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Young adult nonfiction
Drama
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Terry Deary; Michael Tickner
ISBN: 0439083877 9780439083874
OCLC Number: 42684011
Description: 192 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: Story 10: A midsummer night's dream: Nightmare in elm trees --
Top facts 10: The ten ages of Shakespeare --
Story 9: King Lear: Lear today, gone tomorrow --
Top facts 9: Shakespeare's theater --
Story 8: Twelfth night: Malvolio's madness --
Top facts 8: Top ten actors' tales --
Story 7: The tempest: Miranda's diary --
Top facts 7: The Shakespeare timeline --
Story 6: Merchant of Venice: Shylock shocker --
Shakespeare's blind date --
Top facts 6: Villains of victims? --
Story 5: Romeo and Juliet: Play dead --
Top facts 5: Foul word-play --
Story 4: Julius Caesar: The revenge of Caesar's spirit --Top facts 5: Who wrote Shakespeare? --
Story 3: Taming of the shrew: Shrew shocker --
Top facts 3: Shakespeare's audiences --
Story 2: Macbeth: The ballad of Big Mac --
Top facts 2: The Macbeth curse --
Story 1: Hamlet: The topped ten --
Top facts 1: Quick quiz.
Other Titles: Shakespeare stories
Responsibility: Terry Deary ; illustrated by Michael Tickner.

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This is one in a series of books that offers an original treatment of historical facts, events, people and stories. Each book is made up of a top-of-the-pops style Top Ten chart.  Read more...

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