Antony and Cleopatra by Macaw Books
  

Antony and Cleopatra

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Part of the Twenty Shakespeare Children's Stories: The Complete 20 Books Boxed Collection Series

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Antony and Cleopatra by Macaw Books

Antony and Cleopatra is a brilliant drama of love and war by William Shakespeare. Hailed as one of the master playwright's greatest tragedies, the play is set in ancient Rome and Egypt and portrays actual Roman history. It revolves around its two main characters, Antony, a Roman general, and Cleopatra, the Queen of Egypt. Antony falls in love with Cleopatra, and throughout the play remains torn between his duty and his love for her. This short narrative version of the play has been suitably adapted to help introduce the play to young readers. It can be read by children or read to them by parents who wish to introduce them to the play. It can also be used by teachers as a classroom resource. The easy-to-read narration and comic-style illustrations are sure to captivate children's interest and develop their reading skills.

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Format

Paperback
64 pages

Author

Macaw Books
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Publisher

Sweet Cherry Publishing

Publication date

22nd October 2015

ISBN

9781782262145


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