To be or Not to be: A Celebration of Shakespeare's 400-Year Legacy by Liz Evers

To be or Not to be: A Celebration of Shakespeare's 400-Year Legacy by Liz Evers

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A fresh, new look at Shakespeare's work, showing how and why it remains such an integral part of popular culture and the English language, covering everything from the characters, essential plotlines and the famous lines to illuminating information on the playwright himself.

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The essential guide to the Bard and his work, celebrating 400 years of his legacy. The works of William Shakespeare have been a permanent feature on school curricula for years, and almost everybody can boast even a basic knowledge of his life and craft. But, with thirty-eight plays, over 150 sonnets and numerous other poems, there's such a wealth of material it's no wonder we sometimes forget the finer details. To Be or Not To Be is a fresh, new look at Shakespeare's work, showing how and why it remains such an integral part of popular culture and the English language. From what drove Ophelia mad, to the real meaning behind the phrase 'Wherefore art thou, Romeo?', this book covers everything: from the characters, essential plotlines and the famous lines from a host of Shakespeare's greatest works, to illuminating information on the playwright himself. All in an attractive gift book format, this is a true Shakespearian treasure trove that nobody should be without.

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SKU GOR007084766
Title To be or Not to be: A Celebration of Shakespeare's 400-Year Legacy
Author By (author) Liz Evers
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Michael O'Mara Books Ltd
Year Published 2015
Number of Pages 192
ISBN 10 1782434836
ISBN 13 9781782434832
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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The essential guide to the Bard and his work, celebrating 400 years of his legacy. The works of William Shakespeare have been a permanent feature on school curricula for years, and almost everybody can boast even a basic knowledge of his life and craft. But, with thirty-eight plays, over 150 sonnets and numerous other poems, there's such a wealth of material it's no wonder we sometimes forget the finer details. To Be or Not To Be is a fresh, new look at Shakespeare's work, showing how and why it remains such an integral part of popular culture and the English language. From what drove Ophelia mad, to the real meaning behind the phrase 'Wherefore art thou, Romeo?', this book covers everything: from the characters, essential plotlines and the famous lines from a host of Shakespeare's greatest works, to illuminating information on the playwright himself. All in an attractive gift book format, this is a true Shakespearian treasure trove that nobody should be without.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR007084766
Title To be or Not to be: A Celebration of Shakespeare's 400-Year Legacy
Author By (author) Liz Evers
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Michael O'Mara Books Ltd
Year Published 2015
Number of Pages 192
ISBN 10 1782434836
ISBN 13 9781782434832
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No