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Romeo and Juliet (No Fear Shakespeare Series) - William Shakespeare

Romeo and Juliet (No Fear Shakespeare Series)

Paperback

Published: July 2003
For Ages: 12 - 15 years old
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Romeo and Juliet was the first drama in English to confer full tragic dignity on the agonies of youthful love. The lyricism that enshrines their death-marked devotion has made the lovers legendary in every language that possesses a literature.

"No Fear Shakespeare" gives you the complete text of "Romeo and Juliet" on the left-hand page, side-by-side with an easy-to-understand translation on the right. Each No Fear Shakespeare contains

* The complete text of the original play
* A line-by-line translation that puts Shakespeare into everyday language
* A complete list of characters with descriptions
* Plenty of helpful commentary

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4.0

Plain English makes for understanding.

By Tyjar

from Melbourne, Aus

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Pros

  • Appropriate For School
  • Easy To Read
  • Timeless

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Special Needs

    Comments about Romeo and Juliet (No Fear Shakespeare Series):

    Good resource for a struggling student with learning difficulties.

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    5.0

    VERY HELPFUL!!!

    By Bookworm

    from Queensland

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    Pros

    • Appropriate For School
    • Easy To Read
    • Great For Any Age

    Cons

    • Controversial

    Best Uses

    • Older Readers

    Comments about Romeo and Juliet (No Fear Shakespeare Series):

    Very handy book - great for easy translations of Romeo and Juliet. Was very helpful with my English assignment!! Highly recommended!!!!

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    Introductionp. 6
    William Shakespeare, 1564-1616p. 6
    Shakespeare's Theaterp. 8
    The Sound of Shakespearep. 10
    Publishing Shakespearep. 12
    Romeo and Julietp. 15
    Introduction to the Playp. 15
    Romeo and Juliet's Sourcesp. 16
    The Text of Romeo and Julietp. 17
    The Playp. 19
    The Charactersp. 21
    p. 22
    Pre-Act Notesp. 22
    Text of Act I and Modern Versionp. 24
    Post-Act Activitiesp. 82
    p. 84
    Pre-Act Notesp. 84
    Text of Act II and Modern Versionp. 86
    Post-Act Activitiesp. 142
    p. 144
    Pre-Act Notesp. 144
    Text of Act III and Modern Versionp. 146
    Post-Act Activitiesp. 208
    p. 210
    Pre-Act Notesp. 210
    Text of Act IV and Modern Versionp. 212
    Post-Act Activitiesp. 248
    p. 250
    Pre-Act Notesp. 250
    Text of Act V and Modern Versionp. 252
    Post-Act Activitiesp. 288
    Additional Resourcesp. 291
    Table of Contents provided by Rittenhouse. All Rights Reserved.

    ISBN: 9781586638450
    ISBN-10: 1586638459
    Series: No Fear Shakespeare
    Audience: General
    For Ages: 12 - 15 years old
    For Grades: 7 - 10
    Format: Paperback
    Language: English
    Number Of Pages: 287
    Published: July 2003
    Dimensions (cm): 18.6 x 13.2  x 2.1
    Weight (kg): 0.3