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30-Second Shakespeare

Author: Barber, Ros

Description: 30-Second Shakespeare grapples with the world's most famous playwright. From what we know of his life, to the meanings of concepts and themes, and his enduring literary and linguistic legacy. The bestselling 30-Second… series takes a revolutionary approach to learning about those subjects you feel you should really understand. Each title selects a popular topic and dissects it into the 50 most significant ideas at its heart. Every idea, no matter how complex, is explained in 300 words and one image, all digestible in just 30 seconds. 30-Second Shakespeare uses this unique approach to grapple with the world's most famous playwright. From what we know of his life and the intrigue of the authorship question, to decoding the meanings of key concepts, themes and motifs, and the Bard's extraordinary enduring literary and linguistic legacy

Publisher: Allen & Unwin Agencies

Paperback
ISBN: 9781782405153

Dimensions: 19.5 and 15 cm

Publish Date: 1/02/2018

Page Count: 160