Shakespeare Tales: English Histories

Shakespeare Tales: English Histories

by Andrew Lynn


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Shakespeare is widely considered to be the greatest playwright the world has known.

But it has always been difficult and time-consuming to understand his works.

This series gives you engaging and readable prose retellings of the complete works, preserving as far as possible for the modern reader Shakespeare’s original language and mood.

In this totally new edition, the tales are collected by genre and arranged chronologically.

Each genre and each tale has a fresh and insightful introduction by Andrew Lynn.

This fifth volume contains the English histories as retold by Arthur Quiller-Couch and Harrison Morris.

Perfect for the Shakespeare aficionado, the student, and the general reader.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781912360178
Publisher: Howgill House Books
Publication date: 11/07/2018
Series: Shakespeare Tales , #5
Pages: 418
Product dimensions: 5.06(w) x 7.81(h) x 0.85(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

1. King John 15

2. King Richard II 55

3. King Henry IV 95

4. King Henry V 197

5. King Henry VI 241

6. King Richard III 315

7. King Henry VIII 377

Resources 411

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