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  • Publication: Shakespeare's Stories for Young ReadersPublication Record # 88901
  • Authors: E. Nesbit, William Shakespeare
  • Date: 2006-03-03
  • ISBN: 0-486-44762-6 [978-0-486-44762-9]
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Pub. Series: Dover Children's Classics
  • Price: $4.95
  • Pages: 80
  • Format:
    tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
  • Type: COLLECTION
  • Cover: Shakespeare's Stories for Young Readers by Charles Folkard
  • Notes:
    • 12 stories, this older note implies: [unedited] The contents below include only those stories with speculative fiction content. Other stories not listed are abridged versions of: As You Like It; Cymbeline; King Lear; Pericles; Romeo and Juliet; The Merchant of Venice; The Taming of the Shrew; and Twelfth Night.
    • Retellings suitable "particularly for very young children" --Kirkus Reviews 1938-08-01, regarding a collection of 11 as listed
    • Data from Amazon US 2017-03-03 with "Look Inside!": Bibliographical Note "This Dover edition, first published in 2006, is a newly reset, unabridged republication of the text from The Children's Shakespeare, originally published by Henry Altemus Company, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1900. The original illustrations have been omitted here." Introduction, p1-2 back cover gives prices $4.95 C$7.50 and identifies front cover: "Robin Goodfellow from A Midsummer Night's Dream. Charles Folkard illustration, 1910"
  • External IDs:
Collection Title: Shakespeare's Stories for Young Readers • juvenile • (2006) • collection by E. Nesbit and William Shakespeare (variant of Twenty Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare 1907)

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