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The beloved plays of Shakespeare are still produced everywhere, yet the life of the world's most famous playwright remains largely a mystery. Young Will left the town of Stratford to pursue theater in London, where his work eventually thrived and made him a famous and wealthy man. With black-and-white illustrations that include a diagram of the famous Globe theater, Celeste Davidson Mannis puts together the pieces of Shakespeare's life and work for young readers.
With black-and-white illustrations that include a diagram of the famous Globe Theater, an addition to a popular biographical series puts together the pieces of Shakespeare's life and work, from his relocation from Stratford to London as a young man to his pursuit of a career in the theatre. Original.
Number of Pages: 105
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Biography + Autobiography / Literary
Series Title: Who Was...?
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Celeste Davidson Mannis
Street Date: December 28, 2006
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-5211
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