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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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2009 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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xxv, 178 p. : 21 cm
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Much ado about nothing, Courtship -- Italy -- Messina -- Drama
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2008 Klein, Lisa, 1958-; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Hamlet
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"Extra Extra read all about it, bonus materials inside"--Page 4 of cover
Topics: General, Juvenile Fiction / General, Law & Crime, Royalty (kings queens princes princesses...
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2008 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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xlii, 211 p. ; 20 cm
Topics: Richard III, King of England, 1452-1485 -- Drama, Great Britain -- History -- Richard III,...
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2007 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Shakespeare plays, texts, Shakespeare studies & criticism, Shakespeare, Plays / Drama, English,...
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2005 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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lxxv, 1344 p. : 25 cm
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2005 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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"Unabridged." --Cover
Topics: Hamlet (Legendary character), Murder victims' families, Father's death, Princes, Tragedy...
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2004 McKeown, Adam (Adam N.); Fiore, Peter M., ill; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Romeo and Juliet
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Includes index
Topics: Romeo (Fictitious character), Juliet (Fictitious character), Vendetta
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2004 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Mowat, Barbara A; Werstine, Paul
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Survival, Brothers and sisters, Twins, Brothers and sisters, Survival, Twins
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2004 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Mowat, Barbara A; Werstine, Paul; Folger Shakespeare Library
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An annotated edition of the classic story of murder and revenge
Topics: Shakespeare, Hamlet, Drama, Plays / Drama, Plays, Shakespeare, William,, English, Irish, Scottish,...
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2003 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Crowther, John (John C.)
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Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with marginal notes and explanations and full descriptions of each character
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Young adult drama, English, Fathers and daughters, Political...
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2003 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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vi, 105 p. ; 21 cm
Topics: Henry V, King of England, 1387-1422 -- Drama, Great Britain -- History -- Henry V, 1413-1422 --...
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2003 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Gibson, Rex
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Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Merry wives of Windsor (Shakespeare, William)
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2003 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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viii, 311 p. ; 20 cm
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Lear, Lear, King of England (Legendary character) -- Drama,...
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2002 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Gill, Roma
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [167])
Topics: Othello (Fictitious character), Jealousy, Muslims
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2002 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Mowat, Barbara A; Werstine, Paul; Folger Shakespeare Library
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Macbeth, King of Scotland, 11th cent, Regicides
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2002 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Tempest; SparkNotes LLC
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"A Barnes & Noble publication."
Topic: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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2001 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Gill, Roma
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [151]) and index
Topic: Henry V, King of England, 1387-1422
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2001 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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"This Dover edition ... contains the unabridged text of Love's Labour's Lost as published in Volume II of The Caxton edition of the complete works of William Shakespeare, Caxton Publishing Company, London."
Topics: Courts and courtiers, Princesses
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2001 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Jenkins, Harold
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Reprint. Originally published by Methuen, 1982
Topics: English literature: Shakespeare criticism, English literature: Shakespeare texts, Shakespeare...
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2001 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Gill, Roma
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [116])
Topics: Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc, Brothers and sisters, Mistaken identity, Twins
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2000 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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Includes bibliography and index
Topic: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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2000 Anderson, Peggy L; Anderson, Judith D; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Taming of the shrew
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Topic: Married people
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2000 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; McDonald, Russ, 1949-
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Includes bibliographical references
Topic: Courtship
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2000 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Crewe, Jonathan V
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [xlix])
Topics: Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc, Brothers and sisters, Mistaken identity, Twins
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2000 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Moliken, Paul
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Includes sidebar notes
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Vendetta, Families, Romeo (Fictitious character), Juliet (Fictitious...
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2000 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Peterson, Richard O., Ph.D
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 58-59)
Topics: Shakespeare plays, texts, Shakespeare studies & criticism, Shakespeare, Cliff's/ Monarch /...
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2000 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Lamb, Sidney, 1924-; Jacobson, Karin, 1964-; Cliffs Notes, Inc
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: English literature: Shakespeare texts, Literary & Linguistic Reference Works, Shakespeare,...
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2000 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Davidson, Diane, illustrator
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An abridged version of Shakespeare's original text, with suggestions for simple staging. Includes parenthetical explanations and descriptions within the text and announcers who summarize deleted passages
Topics: Caesar, Julius, Heads of state, Children's plays, English, Plays, Children's plays, English, Plays,...
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1999 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; O'Connor, John, 1947-
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Topic: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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1999 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Antonius, Marcus, 83?-30 B.C, Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, d. 30 B.C, Shakespeare, William,...
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1999 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Burto, William
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The Signet Classic Shakespeare series contains the preeminent mass market books of the complete works of Shakespeare. This reissue features a new overview by Sylvan Barnet, former chairman of the English Department at Tufts University, an updated Bibliography, suggested references, and stage and film history
Topics: Academic Literacy, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10, Reading Level-Grade 11, Reading...
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1998 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Foakes, Mary; Foakes, R. A
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Includes indexes
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Quotations, English
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1998 Burdett, Lois, 1952-; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Romeo and Juliet
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A retelling in rhymed couplets of Shakespeare's tragedy of ill-fated young lovers is accompanied by illustrations from the author's second-grade class
Topics: English literature: Shakespeare texts, Plays, Children: Grades 2-3, Children's Books/Ages 9-12...
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1998 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Bryant, J. A. (Joseph Allen), 1919-1999
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-224)
Topic: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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1998 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Orgel, Stephen
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Originally published by the Clarendon Press, 1987
Topics: Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc, Fathers and daughters, Castaways, Magicians
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Richard III, King of England, 1452-1485, Richard III, King of England, 1452-1485, Shakespeare,...
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1998 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Leary, Daniel J. (Daniel James), 1927-
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Topics: Macbeth, King of Scotland, 11th cent, Macbeth, King of Scotland, 11th cent, Shakespeare, William,...
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1997 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Duncan-Jones, Katherine
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 469-476) and index
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Sonnets, English, Sonnets, English
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1997 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Nosworthy, J. M
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Fathers and daughters, Married people, Britons, Britons, Fathers and daughters, Married people
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Topics: Works by individual poets: 16th to 18th centuries, Seasons, Love poetry, English
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1996 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Wolfe, Robert W., 1929-
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Includes index
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Quotations, English
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1996 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Mowat, Barbara A; Werstine, Paul
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-213)
Topics: Classics, Plays / Drama, Literature: Classics, English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Shakespeare, Drama...
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1996 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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Unique features include an extensive overview of Shakespeare's life, world, and theater by the general editor of Signet Classic Shakespeare series, plus a special introduction to the play by the editor Sylvan Barnet, Tufts University. This book contains information on the source from which Shakespeare derived "Othello"--selections from Giraldi Cinthio's "Hecatommithi". Special introduction by Alvin Kernan, Princeton University
Topic: Othello (Fictitious character)
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1995 Lester, Julius; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Othello
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A prose retelling of Shakespeare's play in which a jealous general is duped into thinking that his wife has been unfaithful, with tragic consequences
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Othello (Fictitious character)
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1994 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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Topics: Courtship, Conspiracies, Rejection (Psychology)
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1994 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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ix, 226 p. : 20 cm
Topics: Andronicus, Titus (Legendary character) -- Drama, Generals -- Drama, Goths -- Drama, Tragedy, Rome...
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1994 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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1994 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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Topics: Lear, King (Legendary character), Inheritance and succession, Fathers and daughters, Kings and...
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1994 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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Troilus and Cressida -- Coriolanus -- Titus Andronicus -- Romeo and Juliet -- Timon of Athens -- Julius Caesar -- Macbeth -- Hamlet, Prince of Denmark -- King Lear -- Othello, the Moor of Venice -- Antony and Cleopatra -- Cymbeline -- Pericles, Prince of Tyre
Topics: Shakespeare plays, texts, Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Plays / Drama, English, Literature:...
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1994 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Wells, Stanley W., 1953-; Taylor, Gary
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v. 1. The histories -- v. 2. The comedies -- v. 3. The tragedies
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1994 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Snyder, Susan
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Topics: Runaway husbands -- Drama, Married women -- Drama, Florence (Italy) -- Drama
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1993 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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"Contains the unabridged text ... as published in volume VI of the second edition of The works of William Shakespeare, Macmillan and Co., London, 1892"--T.p. verso
Topics: Romeo (Fictitious character), Juliet (Fictitious character), Conflict of generations, Vendetta,...
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1993 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Mowat, Barbara A; Werstine, Paul; Folger Shakespeare Library
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-202)
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Theseus, King of Athens, Midsummer night's dream (Shakespeare,...
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1993 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Foulds, David
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Othello -- Timon of Athens -- Coriolanus -- Julius Caesar -- Antony and Cleopatra -- Cymbeline, King of Britain -- Winter's tale
Topics: Readers, English language, English language, Literatura, English language Reading books
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1993 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Mowat, Barbara A; Werstine, Paul
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-313)
Topics: Lear, King (Legendary character), Inheritance and succession, Fathers and daughters, Kings and...
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1993 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Mowat, Barbara A; Werstine, Paul
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-312)
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Tragedies, English drama
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1993 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Andrews, John F., 1922-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-237)
Topics: Caesar, Julius, Brutus, Marcus Junius, 85?-42 B.C, Conspiracies, Assassins
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1993 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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Topic: Songs, English
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1992 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Fynes-Clinton, Michael; Mills, Perry
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Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Young adult drama, English, Man-woman relationships, Married...
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1992 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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"This Dover edition ... contains the unabridged text ... as published in volume III of The Caxton edition of the complete works of William Shakespeare"--T.p. verso
Topics: Courtship, English drama
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1992 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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Includes Index of first lines
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Sonnets, English
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1992 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Mowat, Barbara A; Werstine, Paul
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"Washington Square Press."
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, English drama
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1991 White, R. S., 1948-; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Merry wives of Windsor
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [88]-90) and index
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Shakespeare, William, Falstaff, John, Sir (Fictitious character)
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1991 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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Includes index
Topics: Sonnets, English, English poetry
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1991 Stewart, Diana; Shaw, Charles, 1941-2005; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Romeo and Juliet
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Presents a simplified text of the Shakespeare play in which two lovers are destroyed by the hatred of their families for one another
Topics: Drama, Children's Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction, Textbooks, Children: Grades 3-4, Shakespeare,...
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1991 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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Includes index
Topics: Sonnets, English, English poetry
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1990 Grant, Steven, 1953-; Mandrake, Tom, 1956- ill; Fields, Gary; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Hamlet
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Topics: Cartoons and comics, Hamlet (Legendary character)
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1988 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Pafford, John Henry Pyle
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Reprint. Originally published: London : Methuen, 1963
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1988 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Pafford, John Henry Pyle
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Reprint. Originally published: London : Methuen, 1963
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1988 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Bullen, A. H. (Arthur Henry), 1857-1920
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"The text ... is that prepared by the late Arthur Henry Bullen for the Stratford town edition, to print which he founded the Shakespeare Head Press in 1904"--Page v
Topics: English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Shakespeare, BG-FICTION OVER $5 - BG-LITERARY $5+, Literary...
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1988 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Barnet, Sylvan
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-220)
Topic: Shakespeare, William, , 1564-1616
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-280)
Topic: Richard II, King of England, 1367-1400
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xlii, 295 p. ; 18 cm
Topics: Troilus (Legendary character) -- Drama, Trojan War -- Drama
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1988 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Earley, Michael; Keil, Philippa
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-193)
Topics: Monologues, Women, Acting, English drama
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1987 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Heilman, Robert Bechtold, 1906-2004
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"A Signet Classic."
Topic: Married people