—As You Like ItFor your darling little girl: 'You gods, look down / And from your sacred vials pour your graces / Upon my daughter's head.'
—The Winter's TaleBirthday greeting: 'To me, fair friend, you can never be old;'
—Sonnet 104Time to party: 'Let's mock the midnight bell.'
—Antony and CleopatraOn reputation: 'Good name in man and woman, dear my lord, / Is the immediate jewel of their souls.'
—OthelloEdelstein takes the reader step by step through each Shakespeare quote, providing eminently helpful tips for speaking the lines like a pro. The book is organized chronologically, covering all stages of life—from childbirth to commencement, marriage, the workplace, old age, and all the significant events in between.Bardisms celebrates Shakespeare's genius with a wealth of fascinating tidbits about his life and times, his work and his art. Edelstein explores what it is about Shakespeare's writing that makes it so fitting for important moments: his perfect balance of wit and sentimentality; his boundless imagination; his ability to express emotion at its purest; and his talent for communicating a complex thought in vivid and energetic terms.Most of all, Bardisms makes Shakespeare infinitely more accessible, lending a freshness and vitality to his writing and fostering a new appreciation for its usefulness in our lives. For anyone struggling to come up with the perfect words, in any situation, Bardisms is the ultimate resource.
|Produto sob encomenda||Sim|
|Início da Venda||07/01/2009|
|Formato Livro Digital||Epub|
|Código do Formato||Epub|
|Ano da Publicação||109|