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Brush up your Shakespeare! / Michael Macrone ; illustrations by Tom Lulevitch.

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    London : Pavilion, [1992]

  • Contributors

    Macrone, Michael. as Author,

    Lulevitch, Tom. as Illustrator,

  • Subject

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Quotations.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Language

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Study and teaching Great Britain.

  • Accession number


  • Class

    Reading Room 53/MAC

  • Physical description

    xvii, 235 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.

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A collection of several hundred lines and words from Shakepeare's canon, complete with background notes, explanations and literary anecdotes that set their phrases in their original contexts to show what was meant, and whether Shakespeare was adapting a well known phrase or creating a new one.