Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet

By (author) , Revised by , Introduction by , Edited by , Edited by , Series edited by , Series edited by

List price: US$12.06

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

A young man and woman meet by chance and fall instantly in love. But their families are bitter enemies, and in order to be together the two lovers must be prepared to risk everything. 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.

show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 112 x 176 x 20mm | 222.26g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0141012269
  • 9780141012261
  • 166,339

Other books in Shakespeare Plays

Other people who viewed this bought:

Review quote

"We can more easily decide between Shakespear and any other author, than between him and himself. Shall we quote any more passages to shew his genius or the beauty of Romeo and Juliet? At that rate, we might quote the whole."

show more

About William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare was an English poet and playwright of the 16th and 17 centuries, now widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the word's pre-eminent dramatist. Stanley Wells is Emeritus Professor of the University of Birmingham and Chairman of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust. Adrian Poole is Reader in English & Comparative Literature and a Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge. His publications include Shakespeare and the Victorians and Tragedy: Shakespeare and the Greek Example.

show more