| Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare|
|by Edith Nesbit|
|Twenty stories from Shakespeare retold in lively prose. The author makes the complex language of Shakespeare's greatest plays accessible to young children by relating the stories that form the core of the plays. Her graceful, vivid retellings are the perfect introduction to Shakespeare's works. Ages 9-12 |
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The original etext for this book was prepared by
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The text was edited and formatting and illustrations were added by Lisa
as copytext, Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare, retold by
E. Nesbit, Chicago: Twenty Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare, 1907.
Since this book was first published before 1923, it is in the public domain
in the United States. By
U.S. law, it entered the public domain 75 years after
its first publication.
Many beautiful illustrations, including new color plates and fine pen drawings by Max Bihn,
are included in the text.
Included in the
Matter are quotations from Shakespeare and a wonderful guide to pronouncing
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