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William Shakespeare's Star Wars : verily, a new hope

Author: Ian Doescher; George Lucas
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : Quirk Books, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A retelling of Star wars in the style of Shakespeare, in which a wise Jedi knight, an evil Sith lord, a beautiful captive princess, and a young hero coming of age reflect the valor and villainy of the Bard's greatest plays.
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Genre/Form: Adaptations
Parodies, imitations, etc
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Doescher; George Lucas
ISBN: 9781594746376 1594746370
OCLC Number: 825046996
Notes: "Lucas books."
Description: 174 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Ian Doescher ; inspired by the work of George Lucas and William Shakespeare.
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A retelling of George Lucas' epic Star Wars in the style of the immortal Bard of Avon. It is the saga of a wise (Jedi) knight and an evil (Sith) lord, of a beautiful princess held captive and a young  Read more...

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