William Shakespeare, Retold by Gayle Holste - All books by this author
Shakespeare Made Easy Series - All books in this series
Shakespeare's tragedy of the Moor whose love for Desdemona is destroyed by jealousy is presented in its original text on each left-hand page, with a modernized "translation" on the facing right-hand page. All dramas are complete, with every original Shakespearian line, and a full-length modern rendition of the text. These invaluable teaching-study guides also include:
- Helpful background information that puts each play in its historical perspective.
- Discussion questions that teachers can use to spark student class participation, and which students can use as springboards for their own themes and term papers.
- Fact quizzes, sample examinations, and other features that improve student comprehension of what each play is about.
Table of Contents:
William Shakespeare: Life, Plays, Theater, Verse
The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice: Date, Source, Text
Original Text Side-by-Side with Modern Version
Themes and Images
Paperback / 320 Pages / 5 x 7 1/4 / 2002