William Shakespeare: A Very Peculiar History

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  • What happened during Shakespeare’s “lost years”? Why did he retire from writing when he was only in his early 40s? And is it true that his father couldn’t read or write? Have fun finding out in the pages of this entertaining and fact- filled book about England’s favorite playwright. You’ll discover more than you ever thought it was possible to know about his family and childhood, and understand better than ever why his writings remain so adaptable and popular today. Fact boxes, a full glossary and a full index make it easy to look up information. Black and white illustrations enliven the pages. Hardcover; 192 pages. 4 1/4" x 6 1/4". What happened during Shakespeare’s “lost years”? Why did he retire from writing when he was only in his early 40s? And is it true that his father couldn’t read or write? Have fun finding out in the pages of this entertaining and fact- filled book about England’s favorite playwright. You’ll discover more than you ever thought it was possible to know about his family and childhood, and understand better than ever why his writings remain so adaptable and popular today. Fact boxes, a full glossary and a full index make it easy to look up information. Black and white illustrations enliven the pages. Hardcover; 192 pages. 4 1/4" x 6 1/4"