Category: Shakespeare

Sort

showing 1-2 of 2

Image for Tales From Shakespeare With Sundry Pictures and Illuminations Both in Color and in Line

Tales From Shakespeare With Sundry Pictures and Illuminations Both in Color and in Line

By: Lamb, Charles & Mary

Price: $32.50

Publisher: NY, Children's Classics, dilithium Press, Ltd., 1986


Bonded-leather spine stamped in gold. Shakespeare's fourteen comedies and six tragedies retold in prose. From the foreword: the author's motivating force was a desire to enhance the children's literature of the early 1800s with vital and intricate stories, and turning to Shakespeare as a source was an obvious choice. The Lambs succeeded in paraphrasing the language of truly adult literature in children's terms with this book. Markers have marked through previous owner's ... View more info

Image for Twenty Beautiful Stories From Shakespeare

Twenty Beautiful Stories From Shakespeare

By: Shakespeare (Retold by E. Nesbit)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, D. E. Cunningham & Co., 1926


Beautifully illustrated with 8 four-color plates and many fine pen drawings, marbled edges. Black embossed boards rubbed at extremities. Previous owner's name on decorated endpapers. Last page which contains the second verse of Worldly Honors from Troilus and Cressida has been torn away, affecting text. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 317 pages; 26941 View more info