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age of Shakespeare (1579-1631)

Thomas Seccombe

age of Shakespeare (1579-1631)

by Thomas Seccombe

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.,
  • English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1903 ed.

    Statementby Thomas Seccombe and John W. Allen. With an introd. by Professor Hales.
    SeriesLibrary of Shakespearean biography and criticism,, ser. 3, pt. B
    ContributionsAllen, J. W. 1865-1944, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR421 .S4 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5089560M
    ISBN 100836958608
    LC Control Number74160993

      Shakespeare died at just 52 years of age. If we take into account the fact that Shakespeare was a wealthy man by the end of his life, this is a relatively young age for him to die. Frustratingly, there is no record of the exact date of Shakespeare’s birth and death -- Author: Lee Jamieson. This retelling of Shakespeare's comedy is perfect for kids that like fairy tales and humor. The twists, turns, and confusion of the original story are delightfully portrayed and beautifully illustrated, creating a funny and visually appealing picture book.

    William Shakespeare's universal themes continue to resonate with readers of all ages more than years after his death. This wonderful, fully illustrated book introduces children to the Bard and more than thirty of his most famous and accessible verses, sonnets, and speeches.   There aren't any specific age ranges, but because they require some comprehension to understand, they are more ideal for older readers. However, there are books out there written for children about Shakespeare and his works if you want to introduce a child early on%(67).

      Shakespeare Stories author Andrew Matthews fell in love with Shakespeare when he was years-old. Here he picks out his 10 favourite Shakespeare books for children on . William Shakespeare () was born in Stratford-upon-Avon, a small country town. Stratford was famous for its malting. The black plague killed in one out of seven of the town's 1, inhabitants.


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Opening with the big picture of the religious and dynastic events that defined England in the age of the Tudors, Kermode takes the reader on a tour of Shakespeare’s England, vividly portraying London’s society, its early capitalism /5(4).

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