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Tales from Shakespeare,

Author: Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; Richard M Powers
Publisher: New York, Macmillan, 1963.
Series: Macmillan classics, 7.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Retellings of twenty of Shakespeare's best known plays, using the playwright's own words when possible.
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Genre/Form: Adaptations
Juvenile works
Stories, plots, etc
Stories, plots, etc. Juvenile literature
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; Richard M Powers
OCLC Number: 983228
Description: x, 356 pages illustrations (some color) 24 cm.
Contents: The Tempest --
A Midsummer night's dream --
The Winter's tale --
Much ado about nothing --
As you like it --
The Two gentlemen of Verona --
The Merchant of Venice --
Cymbeline --
King Lear --
Macbeth --
All's well that ends well --
The Taming of the shrew --
The Comedy of errors --
Measure for measure --
Twelfth night, or what you will --
Timon of Athens --
Romeo and Juliet --
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark --
Pericles, Prince of Tyre --
Othello.
Series Title: Macmillan classics, 7.
Responsibility: by Charles and Mary Lamb. Illustrated by Richard M. Powers. Afterword by Clifton Fadiman.

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Retellings of twenty of Shakespeare's best known plays, using the playwright's own words when possible.

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