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The Resource Antony and Cleopatra, Macaw Books

Antony and Cleopatra, Macaw Books

Label
Antony and Cleopatra
Title
Antony and Cleopatra
Statement of responsibility
Macaw Books
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This short narrative version of the play has been suitably adapted to help introduce the play to young readers. It can be read by children or read to them by parents who wish to introduce them to the play.
Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
Dewey number
JF
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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Macaw Books
Series statement
Twenty Shakespeare Children's Stories: The Complete 20 Books Boxed Collection
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  • 7-9 years; Fiction; Ordinary Printed Book Format; Character; Non Tie-in
  • Fiction 7+
  • Traditional Tales
  • Developing Reader
Summary expansion
Antony and Cleopatra is a brilliant drama of love and war by William Shakespeare. Hailed as one of the master playwright's greatest tragedies, the play is set in ancient Rome and Egypt and portrays actual Roman history. It revolves around its two main characters, Antony, a Roman general, and Cleopatra, the Queen of Egypt. Antony falls in love with Cleopatra, and throughout the play remains torn between his duty and his love for her. This short narrative version of the play has been suitably adapted to help introduce the play to young readers. It can be read by children or read to them by parents who wish to introduce them to the play. It can also be used by teachers as a classroom resource. The easy-to-read narration and comic-style illustrations are sure to captivate children's interest and develop their reading skills
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Antony and Cleopatra, Macaw Books
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Paperback
Control code
9781782262145
Dimensions
20x13 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9781782262145
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., 64 black and white
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Antony and Cleopatra, Macaw Books
Publication
Note
Paperback
Control code
9781782262145
Dimensions
20x13 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9781782262145
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., 64 black and white
Specific material designation
regular print

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