The Young Reader"s Shakespeare Macbeth (Young Reader"s Shakespeare)

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Subjects:

  • Fiction,
  • Regicides,
  • Historical - Europe,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Macbeth,,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Kings and rulers,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • JUVY-HOLIDAY - JUVY-HALLOWEEN,
  • Juvenile Fiction / General,
  • 11th cent.,
  • Scotland,
  • General,
  • 11th cent,
  • King of Scotland,

Edition Notes

Book details

ContributionsAdam McKeown (Adapter), Lynne Cannoy (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8393213M
ISBN 101402711166
ISBN 109781402711169
OCLC/WorldCa54817322

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Capturing the vital events and using some of the original wording, the stories serve as a perfect introduction to Shakespeare for preteens and as literate refreshers for older folks/5.

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