Romeo & Juliet

£7.99

Shakespeare’s most beloved and tragic love story packaged in a pocket-sized hardback and fully illustrated throughout by Sir John Gilbert, with an introduction by Ned Halley.

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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.

Part of the Macmillan Collector’s Library; a series of stunning, clothbound, pocket sized classics with gold foiled edges and ribbon markers. These beautiful books make perfect gifts or a treat for any book lover. This edition is illustrated throughout by Sir John Gilbert, and includes an introduction by Ned Halley.

A young man and woman meet by chance and instantly fall in love. But their families are bitter enemies, and in order to be together the two lovers must be prepared to risk everything. Undoubtedly the greatest love story ever written, Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet has spawned a host of imitators on stage and screen and been adapted countless times.

Additional information

Weight 0.132 kg
Dimensions 17.9 × 10.2 × 1.7 cm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

xiii, 177

Language

English

Edition

New edition

Dewey

822.33 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K