Shakespeare's Sonnets Freshly Phrased: Timeless Verse Retold for Modern Readers
  • Shakespeare's Sonnets Freshly Phrased: Timeless Verse Retold for Modern Readers
  • Shakespeare's Sonnets Freshly Phrased: Timeless Verse Retold for Modern Readers

Shakespeare's Sonnets Freshly Phrased: Timeless Verse Retold for Modern Readers

by Joseph Gallagher
     
 

In this unique volume, you can fully enjoy Shakespeare's Sonnets, classic poems now newly rephrased for modern readers by Joseph Gallagher. Although straight forward in some respects, these remarkable works can be challenging thanks to four centuries of vocabulary and stylistic changes, Featuring the enduring themes that have made them so beloved—such

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In this unique volume, you can fully enjoy Shakespeare's Sonnets, classic poems now newly rephrased for modern readers by Joseph Gallagher. Although straight forward in some respects, these remarkable works can be challenging thanks to four centuries of vocabulary and stylistic changes, Featuring the enduring themes that have made them so beloved—such as inner and outer beauty, love and friendship, decay and death, absences, and rivalries—this updated version retains the essence of the original edition as the Bard intended it.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781435110342
Publisher:
Sterling
Publication date:
03/30/2011
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.90(d)

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