Bard of Avon: the Story of William Shakespeare

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Bard of Avon: the Story of William Shakespeare

by Diane Stanley

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ISBN - 10: 0688091083

ISBN - 13: 9780688091088

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William Shakespeare was the son of a glovemaker, a small-town boy with a grammar school education. Yet he grew up to become the greatest English-speaking playwright in the world. "Bard of Avon: The Story of William Shakespeare" is both his story and that of a great art rediscovered in the modern world.

Drama had been forgotten since the days of ancient Greece, but it reemerged in Elizabethan London with the building of the first modern theater. Its impact can still be imagined today. There were the theaters, open to the weather and featuring neither sets nor curtains, but equipped with dramatic special effects. There were the companies of actors--the leading men, the comedians, the boys who played women''s roles--and the playwrights who gave them all lines to say.

Best of all, there was William Shakespeare, who rubbed shoulders with noblemen and royalty as well as with the rowdy crowds at the foot of the stage. He was suspected of involvement in a treasonous rebellion, and his last play literally brought down the house when cannon effects set fire to the famous Globe theater and it burned to the ground.

Award-winning collaborators Diane Stanley and Peter Vennema have once again created a feast of words and pictures to celebrate the life of a remarkable person from the pages of history: William Shakespeare, a man for all time."

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Bard of Avon: the Story of William Shakespeare

Bard of Avon: the Story of William Shakespeare

by Peter Vennema Diane Stanley

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Bard of Avon: the Story of William Shakespeare

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Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or access codes. Customer service is our top priority!

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by Diane Stanley Peter Vennema

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Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or access codes. Customer service is our top priority!

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by Diane Stanley Peter Vennema

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Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or access codes. Customer service is our top priority!

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Bard of Avon: the Story of William Shakespeare

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Bard of Avon: the Story of William Shakespeare

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Bard of Avon: the Story of William Shakespeare

by Diane Stanley Peter Vennema

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by Diane Stanley

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Bard of Avon. the Story of William Shakespeare

Bard of Avon. the Story of William Shakespeare

by Diane Stanley

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Bard of Avon: the Story of William Shakespeare

Bard of Avon: the Story of William Shakespeare

by Diane [Illustrator] Peter; Stanley Diane; Vennema Stanley

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1st edition/1st printing, stated. Text is pristine, cover corners square. Tiny bump to top edge of back cover. Cover is glossy with a few large but light surface scuffs on back and some minor surface dings. Light yellowing to edges of jacket from age. Overall looks very good. Books, box sets, and items other than standard jewel case CDs and DVDs that sell for $7 or more ship bubble wrapped and boxed; under $7 in a bubble mailer. Expedited and international orders may ship in a flat rate envelope rather than a box due to cost constraints. All US-addressed items ship with complimentary delivery confirmation.

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