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Shakespeare Made Simple: Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare (SPECIAL NOOK SHAKESPEARE MADE SIMPLE EDITION) Shakespeare's Plays in Simple English that All Can Understand incl. Romeo and Juliet Hamlet King Lear Othello Merchant of Venice Coriolanus NOOKBook
- William Shakespeare,
- Edith Nesbit,
- Shakespeare Made Simple (Editor),
- Nook Shakespeare (Compiler),
- NOOKBook Shakespeare Made Simple
Posted December 2, 2012
Shakespeare is not a writer of "stories." He is a poe
Shakespeare is not a writer of "stories." He is a poet whose dramatic poems have a narrative or story line. That is, as with any poetry, the meaning of his works lies primarily in the language. When that language is lost,Was this review helpful? Yes NoThank you for your feedback. Report this reviewThank you, this review has been flagged.
"Shakespeare" vanishes. All that remains when the poetry is destroyed is a bare plot line. This may be compared to removing the flesh and blood of a man and keeping the skeleton. Ms. Nesbitt's text was published in 1907 for children. "Thee" and "thou" are easy words, used in the Bible and many older writings.
Posted January 18, 2012
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