Oxford Illustrated Shakespeare Dictionary

Comprehensive dictionary for studying Shakespeare at school and at home

Price: 500.00 INR

ISBN:

9780192737502

Publication date:

05/03/2015

Paperback

352 pages

Price: 500.00 INR

ISBN:

9780192737502

Publication date:

05/03/2015

Paperback

352 pages

David Crystal & Ben Crystal

Suitable for: 11-16 years, parents, teachers, librarians

David Crystal & Ben Crystal

Description

The Oxford Illustrated Shakespeare Dictionary is a brand new, unique, alphabetical colour dictionary of Shakespearean words and meanings, targeted to help students of 11-16 years get a better understanding of Shakespeare anywhere in the world. Ideal for GCSE and for all who love reading, studying, watching, or performing Shakespeare.

David Crystal & Ben Crystal

David Crystal & Ben Crystal

Features

  • Best for content - over 4000 age-appropriate entries on difficult Shakespearean words and meanings help to build extensive Shakespearean vocabulary
  • Best for context - carefully levelled example sentences from the twelve most studied plays including Macbeth, Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, and A Midsummer Night's Dream, lead to a full understanding of how Shakespearean language works
  • Usage notes and theatre notes provide an insight into Shakespearean times and the performance of his plays
  • Language panels provide additional information on key topics such as money,humours, insults, and swearing
  • Full-colour illustrated thematic spreads on special feature topics, from Shakespearean clothes and armour to maps, music, and occupations, help with visualising the plays and their times
  • From renowned Shakespeare author and English language expert Professor David Crystal and innovative actor Ben Crystal, widely experienced in Shakespeare performance and school workshops

David Crystal & Ben Crystal

David Crystal & Ben Crystal

Description

The Oxford Illustrated Shakespeare Dictionary is a brand new, unique, alphabetical colour dictionary of Shakespearean words and meanings, targeted to help students of 11-16 years get a better understanding of Shakespeare anywhere in the world. Ideal for GCSE and for all who love reading, studying, watching, or performing Shakespeare.

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