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Tales from Shakespeare

by Lamb, Charles., Lamb, Mary:

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London: Paul Hamlyn: 1964 . Hardback, red cloth, orig DW. Colour illustrations.243 pp. Very good condition.

Celebrated prose retellings of Shakespeare's plays Charles and Mary Lamb have delighted generations of adults as well as children with their famed prose renderings of Shakespeare's originals. Bringing the plays to life in a form that encourages readers to enjoy and explore, Tales from Shakespeare provides an entertaining and informative introduction to the great works while retaining much of Shakespeare's lyricism, phrasing, and rhythm. It is a captivating work of Romantic storytelling as well as the original literary homage to the Bard.



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