Shakespeare: Stuff You Forgot From School (I Used to Know That)

Autor: Evers, Liz

Editorial: Reader's Digest

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Shakespeare: Stuff You Forgot From School (I Used to Know That) : Capturing the unbelievable scope of Shakespeare's influence, this book covers the little-known details of Shakespeare's life along with the surprising legacy of the language and phrases inherited from his works. Organized for easy reference, sections include: Shakespeare's Life: Who was this man-the playwright, the lover, the family man? Words and Phrases Owed to Shakespeare: Did you know we have Shakespeare to thank for words such as "bandit," "fashionable," and "moonbeam" and the phrases "in my mind's eye," "in my heart of hearts," and "to thine own self be true"? His Theater and Plays: Synopses of the most famous of his plays Character Glossary: All the most memorable, infamous, and beloved characters from Shakespeare's collective works, including Beatrice, Julius Caesar, Ariel, Falstaff, Cleopatra, Othello, and Horatio Index of Famous Lines: "Better a witty fool than a foolish wit" from Twelfth Night and "Tempt not a desperate man" from Romeo and Juliet. Whether you're planning an appearance on Jeopardy or simply want to become a more interesting conversationalist, I Used to Know That: Shakespeare will provide you with hours of entertainment.

Categoría   Sub-Categoría
Referencia   General
Drama   Shakespeare
Crítica Literaria   Shakespeare

ISBN 13:9781606522462
ISBN 10:1606522469
Formato:Tapa Dura
Tamaño:7.80" l x 5.10" w x 0.80" h

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