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The Resource What's so special about Shakespeare?, Michael Rosen ; illustrated by Sarah Nayler

What's so special about Shakespeare?, Michael Rosen ; illustrated by Sarah Nayler

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What's so special about Shakespeare?
Title
What's so special about Shakespeare?
Statement of responsibility
Michael Rosen ; illustrated by Sarah Nayler
Title variation
What is so special about Shakespeare?
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Contributor
Author
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
More than four hundred years after William Shakespeare s death, his name is known in every corner of the world. Why? Celebrated poet, critic, and Shakespeare enthusiast Michael Rosen answers that question with humor, knowledge, and appreciation, offering a whirlwind tour of Shakespeare s life, his London, and four of his plays: A Midsummer Night s Dream, Macbeth, King Lear, and The Tempest
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Summary
More than four hundred years after William Shakespeare s death, his name is known in every corner of the world. Why? Celebrated poet, critic, and Shakespeare enthusiast Michael Rosen answers that question with humor, knowledge, and appreciation, offeringa whirlwind tour of Shakespeare s life, his London, and four of his plays: A Midsummer Night s Dream, Macbeth, King Lear, and The Tempest
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10624491
Cataloging source
YDX
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1946-
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Rosen, Michael
Dewey number
  • 920
  • 822.33
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Nayler, Sarah
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True
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  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Dramatists, English
  • Theater
  • Authors, English
  • Theater
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Literary
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Literary Criticism & Collections
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Performing Arts / Theater
Target audience
juvenile
Label
What's so special about Shakespeare?, Michael Rosen ; illustrated by Sarah Nayler
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Publication
Note
Originally published as: Shakespeare : his work and his world / illustrated by Robert Ingpen. 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-142) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A plot! 1598 -- What's so special about Shakespeare? -- Extraordinary and dangerous times -- Shakespeare : the facts -- Stratford and school -- London -- Theater in the making -- The new theaters -- Shakespeare at work. A midsummer night's dream ; Macbeth ; King Lear ; The tempest. -- The drama of Shakespeare -- The will -- The legacy -- Time line
Control code
ocn994521838
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Second U.S. edition.
Extent
147 pages
Isbn
9780763699949
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)994521838
Label
What's so special about Shakespeare?, Michael Rosen ; illustrated by Sarah Nayler
Publication
Note
Originally published as: Shakespeare : his work and his world / illustrated by Robert Ingpen. 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-142) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A plot! 1598 -- What's so special about Shakespeare? -- Extraordinary and dangerous times -- Shakespeare : the facts -- Stratford and school -- London -- Theater in the making -- The new theaters -- Shakespeare at work. A midsummer night's dream ; Macbeth ; King Lear ; The tempest. -- The drama of Shakespeare -- The will -- The legacy -- Time line
Control code
ocn994521838
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Second U.S. edition.
Extent
147 pages
Isbn
9780763699949
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)994521838

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