- Author:Campbell Grant,Richard Armour
- Publisher:McGraw-Hill Book Company (June 1, 1957)
- Pages:151 pages
- Subcategory:Social Sciences
- FB2 format1857 kb
- ePUB format1926 kb
- DJVU format1916 kb
- Formats:lit mbr mobi lrf
Twisted Tales from Shakespeare Mass Market Paperback – 1966. by Richard Willard Armour (Author), Campbell Grant (Illustrator).
Twisted Tales from Shakespeare Mass Market Paperback – 1966. Twisted Tales From Shakespeare, in Which Shakespeare's Best-Known Plays Are Presented in a New Light, the Old Light Having Blown a Fuse; Together With.
Twisted Tales From Shakespeare, in Which Shakespeare's Best-Known Plays Are Presented in a New Light, the Old Light Having Blown a Fuse; Together With Hardcover.
Twisted Tales from Shakespeare book. Twistfully illustrated by Campbell Grant". Online Stores ▾. Audible Barnes & Noble Walmart eBooks Apple Books Google Play Abebooks Book Depository Alibris Indigo Better World Books IndieBound. Paperback, 151 pages.
Armour also wrote satirical books, such as Twisted Tales from Shakespeare, and his ersatz history of the United States, It All Started With Columbus. Twisted Tales from Shakespeare. Illustrated by Campbell Grant. Strange Monsters of the Sea'. These books were typically filled with puns and plays on words, and gave the impression of someone who had not quite been paying attention in class, thus also getting basic facts not quite right, to humorous effect.
Twisted Tales is the best summary of Shakespeare's great plays ever written. Will himself would love it (all those puns!). My English Lit teacher in High School used it as a summary of "Hamlet" and almost choked laughing while reading to the class. My own copy has been read so many times it is falling apart - and I'm still coming back for more. Recently Viewed and Featured.
Title: Tales from Shakespeare. Author: Charles Lamb and Mary Lamb
Title: Tales from Shakespeare. Author: Charles Lamb and Mary Lamb. Illustrator: Arthur Rackham. The following Tales are meant to be submitted to the young reader as an introduction to the study of Shakespeare, for which purpose his words are used whenever it seemed possible to bring them in; and in whatever has been added to give them the regular form of a connected story, diligent care has been taken to select such words as might least.
Tales from Shakespeare is an English children's book written by brother and sister Charles and Mary Lamb in 1807. The book is designed to make the stories of Shakespeare's plays familiar to the young. Mary Lamb was responsible for the comedies, while Charles wrote the tragedies; they wrote the preface between them.
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ISBN 10: 0070022518 ISBN 13: 9780070022515. Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1957. Shakespeare presented in a humorous way "the old light having blown a fuse".
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