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Shakespeare: The World As Stage
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Hardcover
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from Eminent Lives (November 1, 2007)
9780060740221 | details & prices | 199 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.78 lbs | List price $19.95
About: A portrait of the Bard is presented in the style of a travelogue based on interviews with actors, the curator of Shakespeare's birthplace, and academics, in an account that also shares the author's recollections of his own adventures in Stratford-upon-Avon.
Paperback
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Reissue edition from Perennial (April 26, 2016)
9780062564627 | details & prices | 199 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $13.99
About: Bill Bryson’s bestselling biography of William Shakespeare takes the reader on an enthralling tour through Elizabethan England and the eccentricities of Shakespearean scholarship—updated with a new introduction by the author to commemorate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s deathWilliam Shakespeare, the most celebrated poet in the English language, left behind nearly a million words of text, but his biography has long been a thicket of wild supposition arranged around scant facts.
Reprint edition from Perennial (November 1, 2008)
9780061673696 | details & prices | 197 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.36 lbs | List price $13.99
About: William Shakespeare, the most celebrated poet in the English language, left behind nearly a million words of text, but his biography has long been a thicket of wild supposition arranged around scant facts.
Large print edition from Harpercollins (November 1, 2007)
9780061363917 | details & prices | 245 pages | 5.75 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $19.99
About: A portrait of the bard is presented in the style of a travelogue based on interviews with actors, the curator of Shakespeare's Birthplace, and academics, in an account that also shares the author's whimsical recollections of his own adventures in Stratford-upon-Avon.