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Julius Caesar for young people

William Shakespeare

Julius Caesar for young people

by William Shakespeare

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Published by Swan Books in Fair Oaks, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Caesar, Julius -- Assassination -- Juvenile drama,
    • Caesar, Julius -- Drama,
    • Assassins -- Juvenile drama,
    • Children"s plays, English,
    • Plays,
    • Rome -- Juvenile drama

    • About the Edition

      An abridged version of Shakespeare"s original text, with suggestions for simple staging. Includes parenthetical explanations and descriptions within the text and announcers who summarize deleted passages.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby William Shakespeare ; edited and illustrated by Diane Davidson.
      GenreJuvenile drama.
      SeriesShakespeare for young people ;, bk. 5
      ContributionsDavidson, Diane, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR2808 .A25 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination63 p. :
      Number of Pages63
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1882307M
      ISBN 100934048223
      LC Control Number90043038
      OCLC/WorldCa23145308

      Being an avid fan of Julius Caesar and the Roman empire in general, I did not find the play particularly enlightening in my youth. However, upon subsequent readings in later years I grew to appreciate the masterful adaptation of hard facts and cold historical events in a way so as to move an uneducated audience without cheapening or detracting from the original in any way. Julius Caesar Question Honor is the glory and respect given to somebody because of their achievement according to this play. Pride on the other hand is a deep feeling .

      This book is part of these Book Collections Our school reading collections supply a comprehensive assortment of titles that are perfect for adding depth to classrooms and school libraries. Julius Caesar (Shakespeare for Young People 10 book set). O Julius Caesar, thou art mighty yet! Thy spirit walks abroad and turns our swords In our own proper entrails. Low alarums Young Cato. Brave Tintinius! Look, whether he have not crown'd dead Cassius! ; Brutus. Are yet two Romans living such as these? The last of all the Romans, fare thee well! It is impossible that ever Rome.

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Includes parenthetical explanations and descriptions within the text and announcers who summarize deleted passages.