Hardcover. Is this a dagger I see before me.? A power-hungry general, his crazed wife, three interfering witches and some terrifying ghosts.Discover the gripping story of Macbeth; one of the worl.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 80 pages. 0.240. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Is this a dagger which I see before me...?A power-hungry general, his crazed wife, three interfering witches and some terrifying ghosts... Read on, through murder and mayhem, to discover the gripping story of Macbeth, one of Shakespeare's most famous tragedies.Contains information about the background to Macbeth, its major themes, language, and Shakespeare's life during the time he was writing the play. Witches and witchcraft in 16th century England are also examined, to give the context in which the play was written. The Short, Sharp Shakespeare series consists of six books that retell Shakespeare's most famous plays in modern English. Clever illustrations accompany each title, making them a great introduction to the Bard for children aged 9 and above.
About the Author: Anna Claybourne has written over 150 children's books on all kinds of subjects, from sharks, black holes and splitting the atom to how to draw, Shakespeare's life, and Greek myths and legends. She likes space, sewing and music, plays the trombone and loves going camping.
Title: Macbeth (Hardcover)
Publication Date: 2014
Book Condition: New
Book Description Wayland (Publishers) Ltd, 2014. Book Condition: Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP97476422
Book Description Hodder Children, 2014. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 8.03x5.35x0.51 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # __0750291095