The Avon of Shakespeare

by Thorne, James

Publisher: The De La More Press in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 67 Downloads: 132
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Map on end-papers.

  Celebrate years of Shakespeare's legacy with this repackage of award-winning author Diane Stanley's tribute to the world-famous playwright William Shakespeare. This nonfiction picture book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 4 to 6.   Shakespeare, the Book Tour. “I went to Stratford-on-Avon with my high school orchestra, but I don’t think we got to see anything like a First Folio,” she said with a touch of reverence. William Shakespeare, Shakespeare also spelled Shakspere, byname Bard of Avon or Swan of Avon, (baptized Ap , Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England—died Ap , Stratford-upon-Avon), English poet, dramatist, and actor often called the English national poet and considered by many to be the greatest dramatist of all time.   William Shakespeare was the son of a glovemaker, a small-town boy with a grammar school education. Yet he grew up to become the greatest English-speaking playwright in the world. Bard of Avon: The Story of William Shakespeare is both his story and that of .

William Shakespeare grew up in a crowded house in Stratford-upon-Avon, England. He lived with his parents John and Mary and five younger brothers and sisters. His father John Shakespeare was a glove-maker and an important person in Stratford. In , he was elected high bailiff of Stratford, which was like being a mayor. Why Stratford-upon-Avon? This quaint historic town is well known as having been the home of William Shakespeare, and consequently is absolutely brimming over with Tudor history and fantastic theater experiences. If you're a history buff or a fan of Shakespeare, be sure to book a vacation rental in Stratford-upon-Avon. About Stratford-upon-Avon. Jan 2, - Explore batterden's board "England - Stratford Upon Avon and Shakespeare", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Stratford upon avon, England and Shakespeare pins. Theories that others wrote the corpus of work attributed to William Shakespeare (who was born in Stratford-upon-Avon in and died in ) emerged in the midth century.

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Media Mail Shipping is FREE in the Rating: % positive. Dubbed "The Bard of Avon," Shakespeare oversaw the building of the Globe Theatre in London, where a number of his plays were staged, the best-known of which include Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, and Macbeth. The First Folio, a printed book of 36 of his comedies, tragedies, and history plays, was published in /5().

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Thorne, James, Avon of Shakespeare. London, De La More Press, (OCoLC) Named Person. The life of William Shakespeare William shakespeare was known as the great Bard of Stratford because he was a famous poet and playwright.

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William Shakespeare was born in Stratford-upon-Avon, a bustling market town miles northwest of London, and baptized there on Ap. What little is known about Shakespeare, the man, comes from public records -- for example, that he was born in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England, inand that his father, John Shakespeare, was a.

Clue: ___ of Avon (Shakespeare) ___ of Avon (Shakespeare) is a crossword puzzle clue that we have spotted 5 times. There are related clues (shown below). William Shakespeare, often called England's national poet, is considered the greatest dramatist of all time. His works are loved throughout the world, but Shakespeare's personal life is.

Stanley does a masterful job of bringing Shakespeare to life in this short biography. Full of wit, the workings of the theater and a few of the details behind some of Shakespeare's more popular works, older children will greatly enjoy this book.


On those occasions when the Shakespeare first folio, the first printing in folio format of the collected works of William Shakespeare, is placed on display, it is generally shown in splendid isolation as one of the great treasures of the library.

Columbia's copy, a part of the bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, is no exception, although over the decades it has been shown to a large. William Shakespeare (Ap (baptism)–d. Ap ) was an English poet and playwright and is considered a key member of the English literature canon.

Shakespeare's work includes sonnets and 38 plays; while his earlier plays were comedies and. William Shakespeare (bapt. 26 April – 23 April ) was an English poet, playwright, and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's greatest dramatist.

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