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    Shakespeare for Kids: His Life and Times (For Kids (Paperback)) (Paperback) By (author) Collen Aagesen, By (author) Margie Blumberg

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    DescriptionKids can experience William Shakespeare's England and get their first taste of the Bard's sublime craft with this lively biography and activity book. Staging swordplay, learning to juggle, and creating authentic costumes like a flamboyant shirt with slashed sleeves or a lady's lace-trimmed glove bring the theater arts to life. Making a quill pen and using it to write a story, binding a simple book by hand, creating a fragrant pomander ball and a dish of stewed apples show what daily life was like in Elizabethan times. Inspired by scenes from Shakespeare's plays, kids can invent new words, write songs, and devise scathing or comical insults just as he did. Fascinating and accurate historical information and 21 fun activities open a dramatic new world of learning for children ages 8 and up.


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    Title
    Shakespeare for Kids
    Subtitle
    His Life and Times
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Collen Aagesen, By (author) Margie Blumberg
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 160
    Width: 214 mm
    Height: 278 mm
    Thickness: 12 mm
    Weight: 820 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781556523472
    ISBN 10: 1556523475
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 22880
    BIC E4L: NFXX
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y4.2
    BIC language qualifier (language as subject) V2: 2AB
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: YQE
    LC subject heading:
    DC21: 822.33
    B&T Merchandise Category: JUV
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: B
    B&T General Subject: 216
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 822.3/3
    B&T Book Type: JN
    Ingram Subject Code: CB
    Libri: I-CB
    BISAC V2.8: JNF007030
    LC subject heading: , ,
    BISAC V2.8: JNF017000, JNF001000
    BIC subject category V2: 2AB
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: PR2895 .A24 1999
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: YND, YNDS, YPCA9
    Illustrations note
    b/w photos
    Publisher
    Chicago Review Press
    Imprint name
    Chicago Review Press
    Publication date
    01 May 1999
    Publication City/Country
    Chicago
    Author Information
    Margie Blumberg lives in Bethesda, Maryland.