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Shakespeare Made Easy: Romeo and Juliet

by William Shakespeare, Alan Durband (Translator)

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  BRCSBooks | Sep 16, 2011 |
this is probably the most famous work of all time. if you haven't read this or seen this, you are living in a cave mate. ( )
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Reading in school... Very hard to understand but I love it!
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0812035720, Paperback)

Here are the books that help teach Shakespeare plays without the teacher constantly needing to explain and define Elizabethan terms, slang, and other ways of expression that are different from our own. Each play is presented with Shakespeare's original lines on each left-hand page, and a modern, easy-to-understand "translation" on the facing right-hand page. All dramas are complete, with every original Shakespearian line, and a full-length modern rendition of the text.

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Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and the theater of his time, and provides quizzes and other study activities.

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