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Tales from Shakespeare

Author: Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; Elinore Blaisdell
Publisher: New York : Thomas Y. Crowell Co., ©1942.
Series: Classics to grow on.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shakespeare's fourteen comedies and six tragedies retold in prose.
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Genre/Form: Adaptations
Juvenile works
Stories, plots, etc
Stories, plots, etc. Juvenile literature
Adaptations Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lamb, Charles, 1775-1834.
Tales from Shakespeare.
New York : Thomas Y. Crowell Co., ©1942
(OCoLC)756458841
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; Elinore Blaisdell
OCLC Number: 1394809
Description: xvi, 360 pages : plates ; 21 cm.
Contents: Tempest --
Midsummer night's dream --
Winter's tale --
Much ado about nothing --
As you like it --
Two gentlemen of Verona --
Merchant of Venice --
Cymbelline --
King Lear --
Macbeth --
All's well that ends well --
Taming of the shrew --
Comedy of errors --
Measure for measure --
Twelfth night, or, What you will --
Timon of Athens --
Romeo and Juliet --
Hamlet, prince of Denmark --
Othello --
Pericles, prince of Tyre.
Series Title: Classics to grow on.
Responsibility: by Charles & Mary Lamb ; illustrated by Elinore Blaisdell.

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Shakespeare's fourteen comedies and six tragedies retold in prose.

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