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William Shakespeare's "Richard III": A Retelling in Prose

by David Bruce

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William Shakespeare's "Richard III": A Retelling in Prose by David Bruce

This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's history play ""Richard III."" People who read this retelling first will find the original play much easier to read and understand.

Suppose you were born with physical disabilities but wanted to become King. Suppose you were brave in battle. Suppose you were able to convince the widow of a man you killed to marry you. Suppose you married her only so that your claim to the throne would be enhanced. Suppose you wanted your older brother, who is King, to die so that you can take his place. Suppose that you are willing to murder your other older brother so that you can become King. Suppose that you are willing to murder your nephews so that you can become King. Suppose that you are willing to murder your wife so that you can marry another woman who will enhance your claim to the throne. Suppose that you are willing to murder any supporters who have ceased to be of use to you in achieving your political ambitions.

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ISBN-13: 9781329717411
Publisher: Lulu.com
Publication date: 07/05/2017
Pages: 202
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.46(d)

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