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Oxford illustrated Shakespeare dictionary

Format: Other

ISBN: 9780192737502

Publication Date: 2 Apr 2015

Subject: Literature

Suitable for: Secondary (Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10, Year 11, Year 12, Year 13)

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An illustrated dictionary to the language used in Shakespeare's plays.

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Summary

An illustrated dictionary to the language used in Shakespeare's plays.

A unique dictionary to unlock the mysteries of Shakespeare's world, words and language, compiled by renowned English language expert David Crystal and Shakespearean actor and producer Ben Crystal.

Over 4000 Shakespearean words clearly explained with examples from the twelve most studies and performed plays including Macbeth, Hamlet, Julius Caesar, Romeo and Juliet and A Midsummer Night's Dream.

Notes giving insights into Shakespeare's use of language, his society, and theatrical performances.
Panels covering the language and conventions used in a wide range of fascinating topics including money, insults and swearing.
Full-colour illustrations of the Elizabethan's bright cosmos, sharp and vicious weapons, fashions of the day, musical instruments, and maps of the lands and place names!

NOTE: Information Book Award Shortlist 2016 (Age 12+)

Awards
  • Shortlisted - Information Book Award 2016
Contents

Introduction
How to use this dictionary

A-Z

Illustrations
Armour
Swords and daggers
Clothing
Hats
Animals
Colours
Occupations
Ships
Recreation
Music
Cosmos
Maps

Shakespearean grammar
Shakespearean pronunciation
Shakespeare's French
Shakespeare's Latin

Panels
Alarums and excursions
Attention signals
Comparisons
Exclamations
Family
Goodbye
Hello
Humours
Insults
Money
Numbers
Politeness
Quote it!
Regretting
Stage Directions
Swearing
Terms of Address

Category
TNF
Subject
Literature
Dewey
822.33
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Illustrations
Some colour illus
Publisher
Pub. date
2 Apr 2015
Edition
Original
ISBN
9780192737502
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Binding
Other
Pages
352
Width
175mm
Height
240mm
Weight
765g
Contents page
Yes
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