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The Most Excellent and Lamentable Tragedy of Romeo & Juliet

A Play By William Shakespeare

By illustrator 1971- author Gareth Hinds

Gareth Hinds’s stylish graphic adaptation of the Bard’s romantic tragedy offers modern touches —
including a diverse cast that underscores the story’s universality.


She’s a Capulet. He’s a Montague. But when Romeo and Juliet first meet, they don’t know they’re from rival families — and when they find out, they don’t care. Their love is honest and raw and all consuming.But it’s also dangerous. How much will they have to sacrifice before they can be together?In a masterful adaptation faithful to Shakespeare’s original text, Gareth Hinds transports readers to the sun-washed streets and market squares of Shakespeare’s Verona, vividly bringing the classic play to life on the printed page.

Format

Book

Availability

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Publish Date

2013

ISBN

9780763668075


Format: Book
Author: Hinds, Gareth, 1971- author, illustrator
Summary: "She's a Capulet. He's a Montague. But when Romeo and Juliet first meet, they don't know they're from rival families-- and when they find out, they don't care. Their love is honest and raw and allconsuming. But it's also dangerous. How much will they have to sacrifice before they can be together? In a masterful adaptation faithful to Shakespeare's original text, Gareth Hinds transports readers to the sun-washed streets and market squares of Shakespeare's Verona, vividly bringing the classic play to life on the printed page."-- Provided by publisher.
Title: The most excellent and lamentable tragedy of Romeo & Juliet : a play by William Shakespeare / adapted and illustrated by Gareth Hinds.
Publisher Date: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2013.
Subject: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Adaptations Romeo (Fictitious character) -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Teen fiction. Juliet (Fictitious character) -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Teen fiction. Conflict of generations -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Teen fiction. Vendetta -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Teen fiction. Youth -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Teen fiction. Graphic novels Verona (Italy) -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Teen fiction.
Isbn: 9780763668075 (pbk.) 0763668079 (pbk.) 9780763659486 (hardcover) 0763659487 (hardcover)
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 4
System Items Total: 4
Call Number: Teen graphic novel Hinds
Oclc: 855197819
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Bib Id: 461573

Format: Book
Author: Hinds, Gareth, 1971- author, illustrator.
Summary: "She's a Capulet. He's a Montague. But when Romeo and Juliet first meet, they don't know they're from rival families-- and when they find out, they don't care. Their love is honest and raw and allconsuming. But it's also dangerous. How much will they have to sacrifice before they can be together? In a masterful adaptation faithful to Shakespeare's original text, Gareth Hinds transports readers to the sun-washed streets and market squares of Shakespeare's Verona, vividly bringing the classic play to life on the printed page."-- Provided by publisher.
Title: The most excellent and lamentable tragedy of Romeo & Juliet : a play by William Shakespeare / adapted and illustrated by Gareth Hinds.
Edition: First edition.
Publisher, Date: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2013.
Description: 128 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 27 cm
Subjects: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Adaptations
Subjects: Romeo (Fictitious character) -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Teen fiction.
Subjects: Juliet (Fictitious character) -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Teen fiction.
Subjects: Conflict of generations -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Teen fiction.
Subjects: Vendetta -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Teen fiction.
Subjects: Youth -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Teen fiction.
Subjects: Graphic novels
Subjects: Verona (Italy) -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Teen fiction.
Other Author: Adaptation of (work) Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Romeo and Juliet
Other Title: Romeo & Juliet
Other Title: Romeo and Juliet
LCCN: 2012950561
ISBN: 9780763668075 (pbk.)
ISBN: 0763668079 (pbk.)
ISBN: 9780763659486 (hardcover)
ISBN: 0763659487 (hardcover)
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 4
Total Copies: 4
Call Number: Teen graphic novel Hinds