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These tales are the perfect introduction to Shakespeare's greatest plays. Charles and Mary Lamb vividly bring to life the power of Hamlet and Othello, the fun of As You Like It and A Midsummer Night's Dream and the heartbreak of Romeo and Juliet. Shakespeare's beautiful language and humanity, and his wit and wisdom, are faithfully conveyed in these classic retellings.

With an introduction by Dame Judi Dench.

TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE is a perfect introduction to Shakespeare's greatest plays. Charles and Mary Lamb vividly bring to life the power of Hamlet and Othello, and the fun of As You Like It. They never lose the feel of Shakespeare's language and the tales are classic literature in their own right.

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  • Paperback

    9780141321684

    March 29, 2010

    Puffin

    432 pages

    RRP $14.99

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  • Tales From Shakespeare
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    EBook

    9780141905310

    June 19, 2007

    Penguin eBooks

    352 pages

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