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Friendship, betrayal, wisdom, humour, epic romance, jealousy, adventure, bravery and murder. There's everything in those iconic Shakespeare stories. His work transcends generations and appeals endlessly to other writers. His dramatic structures are both simple and complicated, intertwined with numerous relationships, which reappear in our lives again and again. 

This iconic collection of Shakespeare tales includes 20 of his most prominent works adapted by Edith Nesbit and transformed into modern English. 

This collection includes the following

  1. Romeo and Juliet
  2. A Midsummer Night's Dream
  3. Hamlet
  4. King Lear
  5. The Tempest
  6. As You Like It
  7. The Winter's Tale
  8. Twelfth Night
  9. Much Ado About Nothing
  10. Pericles
  11. Cymbeline
  12. Macbeth
  13. The Comedy of Errors
  14. The Merchant of Venice
  15. Measure for Measure
  16. Othello
  17. The Taming of the Shrew
  18. Timon of Athens
  19. The Two Gentlemen of Verona
  20. All's Well That Ends Well

Read in English, unabridged.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 09-11-20

not Shakespeare's words

these are his plays narrated with different words. not the same as Shakespeare. wish i had known before.

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  • Laura
  • 18-05-21

Incomplete Tales

This title of Shakespeares Tales is not complete. I wish I had understood how the word "complete" was being used before I made the purchase. If you desire a summary of a title which is completed this title is perfect.