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

Author: Ian Doescher
Publisher: Philadelphia : Quirk Books, [2013] ©2013
Series: William Shakespeare's Star Wars, bk. 4.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : 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: Electronic books
Star wars fiction
Science fiction
Adaptations
Parodies, imitations, etc
Science Fiction
Fiction
Drama
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Doescher, Ian.
William Shakespeare's Star Wars.
Philadelphia : Quirk Books, ©2013
(DLC) 2012953985
(OCoLC)825046996
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; A Andrae; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Doescher
ISBN: 9781594746550 1594746559
OCLC Number: 853100727
Notes: "Lucas books."
Awards: Commended for Cybils (Speculative Fiction/YA) 2013
Description: 1 online resource (174 pages) : illustrations.
Series Title: William Shakespeare's Star Wars, bk. 4.
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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