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3 edition of Brush Up Your Shakespeare! found in the catalog.

Brush Up Your Shakespeare!

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Published by HarperCollins Publishers .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25460532M
ISBN 109780062720184

The San Francisco Chronicle called this entertaining and informative guide to the Bard's most famous and quotable expressions "delightful a gem." From "salad days" to "strange bedfellows," the remarkable legacy of William Shakespeare lives on in our everyday vocabulary. Each entry includes the original meaning of the word or expression, the play or poem in which it appears, 3/5(1). - Explore mizb's board "Brush Up Your Shakespeare", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Shakespeare, Brush up your shakespeare and Shakespeare quotes pins.

Brush up your Shakespeare!. [Michael Macrone] -- Examines the history and meaning of quotations and common words which were used by Shakespeare, and phrases which have been inaccurately attributed to him. # Gramercy Books\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema. Click to read more about Brush Up Your Shakespeare! by Michael Macrone. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(4).

At first brush --The quotable and the notable --Famous phrases from Shakespeare --"Household words" --Faux Shakespeare --Good enough to call your own. Responsibility: Michael Macrone ; illustrations by Tom Lulevitch. Shakespeare, William, -- Language, Shakespeare, William, -- Quotations, English language -- Early modern, -- Terms and phrases, Quotations, English Publisher HarperResourcePages:


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Brush Up Your Shakespeare is intelligently divided into sub sections including Famous Quotes, Words Coined by the Bard, Words often misattributed to Shakespeare, and Titles Borrowed From Shakespeare.

Not only is this book easy to read, it also is concise. It's great for a student who's just curious to learn a little more about Will, who doesn't have the time to pore over hundreds Cited by: 9.

I have owned a dozen copies of "Brush up Your Shakespeare," and I keep them on hand to give to my literate friends. The book is very informative and humorous. Famous quotes are described and analyzed expertly within the broader context of the plays. An appendix lists over 2, words coined by Shakespeare.5/5(8).

Brush Up Your Shakespeare. The author of It's Greek Brush Up Your Shakespeare! book Me and By Jove. takes readers on a lively tour through Shakespeare's most famous and quotable words and phrases, presenting several hundred of the Bard's lines, complete with background information, explanations, and literary anecdotes that set the phrases in their original contexts/5.

Brush Up Your Shakespeare!: An Infectious Tour Through the Most Famous and Quotable Words and Phrases from the Bard Paperback – January 5, Cited by: 9. Brush Up Your Shakespeare. Harper & Row, Cover and Illustrations by Tom Lulevitch.

At First Brush. The Quotable and the Notable Phrases often Misattributed to Shakespeare. Good Enough to Call Your Own Titles Borrowed from Shakespeare.

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Brush Up Your Shakespeare. by Michael Macrone Brush Up Your Shakespeare. by Michael Macrone PDF, ePub eBook D0wnl0ad The San Francisco Chronicle called this entertaining and informative guide to the Bard's most famous and quotable expressions "delightful a gem." From "salad days" to "strange bedfellows," the remarkable legacy of William Shakespeare lives on.

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