Romeo and Juliet (Hardcover)

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By William Shakespeare, Ned Halley (Introduction by), John Gilbert (Illustrator)
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Description


Set in a city torn apart by feuds and gang warfare, Romeo and Juliet is a dazzling combination of passion and hatred, bawdy comedy and high tragedy.

Part of the Macmillan Collector’s Library; a series of stunning, clothbound, pocket sized classics with gold foiled edges and ribbon markers. These beautiful books make perfect gifts or a treat for any book lover. This edition is illustrated throughout by Sir John Gilbert, and includes an introduction by Ned Halley.

A young man and woman meet by chance and instantly fall in love. But their families are bitter enemies, and in order to be together the two lovers must be prepared to risk everything. Undoubtedly the greatest love story ever written, Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet has spawned a host of imitators on stage and screen and been adapted countless times.

About the Author


William Shakespeare (1564-1616) was an English dramatist, poet, and actor, generally regarded as the greatest playwright of all time.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781909621855
ISBN-10: 1909621854
Publisher: Macmillan Collector's Library
Publication Date: August 23rd, 2016
Pages: 192
Language: English