The Shakespeare Book Of Lists

The Shakespeare Book Of Lists

by Michael Lomonico
     
 
The Shakespeare Book of Lists catalogs Shakespeare's life, his times, his use of language and choice of words, the best and most insulting lines from his plays and poems, the actors who have performed his plays, the theaters where they have been performed, and the videos, films, and spin-offs we have all grown to love.

The book contains every imaginable

Overview

The Shakespeare Book of Lists catalogs Shakespeare's life, his times, his use of language and choice of words, the best and most insulting lines from his plays and poems, the actors who have performed his plays, the theaters where they have been performed, and the videos, films, and spin-offs we have all grown to love.

The book contains every imaginable topic relating to Shakespeare including:
-Facts and myths about Shakespeare's life.
-Food and drink references in the plays.
-Famous last words.
-The bawdy plays.
-Dysfunctional families.
-Passionate lovers.
-The top-10 songs from the plays.
-The top-grossing Shakespeare films.
-The funniest and nastiest lines found in his plays.
-The best and worst comedies, tragedies, and romances, and reasons why.

Editorial Reviews

Booknews
Subtitled, this volume contains lists of Shakespeare-related topics. Each chapter covers a different aspect of Shakespeare and his works, followed by corresponding lists. Some examples include facts and myths about Shakespeare's life, the top ten songs from the plays, 150 everyday expressions that originated in the plays, female Hamlets, and famous last words. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781564145246
Publisher:
Career Press, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/01/2001
Pages:
236
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.50(d)

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