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Romeo and Juliet for Young People

by William Shakespeare

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Published by Swan Books in Fair Oaks, CA, USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Verona (Italy)
    • Subjects:
    • Romeo (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile drama,
    • Juliet (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile drama,
    • Vendetta -- Juvenile drama,
    • Youth -- Juvenile drama,
    • Children"s plays, English,
    • Plays,
    • Verona (Italy) -- Juvenile drama

    • About the Edition

      An abridged version of Shakespeare"s original text, with suggestions for simple staging. Includes parenthetical explanations and descriptions within the text and announcers who summarize deleted passages.

      Edition Notes

      Other titlesRomeo and Juliet
      Statementby William Shakespeare ; edited and illustrated by Diane Davidson.
      GenreJuvenile drama.
      SeriesShakespeare for Young People, Book 2
      ContributionsDavidson, Diane.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR2831 .A25 1986
      The Physical Object
      FormatPaperback
      Pagination61 p. :
      Number of Pages61
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2713091M
      ISBN 100934048193
      ISBN 109780934048194
      LC Control Number86005958
      OCLC/WorldCa13643385, 1040017053

      Summary. Act Two, Introduction. The Chorus explains that Romeo has traded his old desire for a new affection, and that Juliet has also fallen in love. Though their secret romance puts Romeo and Juliet at risk, their passion drives them to meet, regardless of the danger.. Act Two, Scene One. Out in the street, Romeo escapes from Mercutio and io calls to him, . In Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare creates a violent world, in which two young people fall in is not simply that their families disapprove; the Montagues and the Capulets are engaged in a blood feud. In this death-filled setting, the movement from love at first sight to the lovers' final union in death seems almost inevitable/5(84).

      The tragic events that follow, culminating in the death of the young lovers, are attributed to fate. “Love” itself becomes a religion for Romeo and Juliet: Their passion causes them to reject nearly all of the people, values and laws they once held dear. After they first meet, Juliet even refers to Romeo as “the god of my idolatry.”. Romeo and Juliet for young people by Shakespeare, William, ; Davidson, Diane. Publication date Topics Juliet (Fictitious character), Romeo Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for Pages:

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Romeo and Juliet for Young People by William Shakespeare Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Romeo and Juliet is set in a time when coming of age occurred much earlier than most consider it today. Juliet, who is just thirteen, is already considered to be of age and eligible for marriage.

Romeo and Juliet a story about young people whose parents would rather defend the violent status quo than listen to their children's feelings. And that, unfortunately, is a Author: Charlotte Ahlin.

The tragedy tells the story about two young people that fall in love with each other, despite the animosity between their families that are consumed by hatred and rivalry. Their love seems impossible at first, but they get married secretly. In the course of various conflicts occurring between the two families, Romeo murders Juliet’s cousin.

Romeo and Juliet: Theme Essay, "Young Love" Shakespeare once wrote, “the sight of lovers feedeth those in love.” In other words, love makes the world go round--people long for it, people live for it, and some might kill for it (as shown in the final act of Romeo and Juliet).

But finding true love isn’t easy. This item: Romeo and Juliet (Shakespeare for Young People) by William Shakespeare Paperback $ Only 19 left in stock (more on the way).

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It was among Shakespeare's most popular plays during his lifetime and along Romeo and Juliet for Young People book Hamlet, is one of his most frequently performed plays/5(K). Young love is a very deep immature feeling, which tends to misguide those affected by it, and the affected ones fall too deeply in love, which leads to a tendency of self-destruction.

The concept of the young misguiding love is emphasized in the drama, Romeo and Juliet, by William Shakespeare. Romeo. Get this from a library. Romeo and Juliet for young people. [William Shakespeare; Diane Davidson] -- An abridged version of Shakespeare's original text, with suggestions for simple staging.

Includes parenthetical explanations and descriptions within the text and announcers who summarize deleted. Romeo and Juliet is often the first Shakespeare play that young people read, and it's an excellent introduction to the language and rhythm of his works.

Also, Shakespeare's plots, and many of his lines, reappear across many generations of literature; reading Shakespeare is part of a great foundation for further study.5/5.

In today’s society, Romeo and Juliet would be considered young love because it is so uncommon. But in sixteenth century England, it was quite normal for fourteen year olds to marry and have their first child by the age of sixteen; which is why many people consider one of the main themes to be young love.5/5(1).

Romeo and Juliet Retold For Kids Beginner Reader Classics Book Summary: Romeo and Juliet is one of the greatest plays ever wrote but it’s also difficult for some younger readers.

This book takes the classic play and retells it for modern readers. This. It’s the most famous love story in the world. Romeo and Juliet’s families hate each other, but when the two young people fall in love, can they bring the families together and be happy.

Includes a word list, 5 pages of activities and free online audio (British English and American English). 1, headwords; 3, words.

Romeo and Juliet Summary. The exact year in which William Shakespeare wrote Romeo and Juliet is unknown, but it is definitely one of his earlier works, and one of only two tragedies written in the period from to The other tragedy, Titus Andronicus followed the conventions of Seneca and Marlowe, i.e., built around a single heroic figure, but Romeo and Juliet was.

Romeo and Juliet, a classic romantic fiction, is merely a play in which two young people fall in love and die, yet it has managed to capture and impress so many people all over the world. Written by William Shakespeare, the father of english himself, the play tells the story of two teens who get caught in the crossfire of their feuding families.

In Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare creates a violent world, in which two young people fall in is not simply that their families disapprove; the Montagues and the Capulets are engaged in a blood feud.

In this death-filled setting, the movement from love at first sight to the lovers’ final union in death seems almost ed on: Aug Relationship Relationships In Romeo And Juliet Words | 4 Pages. Romeo and Juliet Romeo and Juliet is a love story written by William Shakespeare inwhich was the late 16th century.

Relationships in the 21st Century contrast Shakespearean era, as seen in Romeo and Juliet. Two lovers are not able to see each other due to family feuds.

Plot synopsis of this classic is made meaningful with analysis and quotes by noted literary critics, summaries of the work's main themes and characters, a sketch of the author's life and times, a bibliography, suggested test questions, and ideas for essays and term papers/5().

NEW: Listen to a free audio recording of Romeo and Juliet through July 1, In Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare creates a violent world, in which two young people fall in is not simply that their families disapprove; the Montagues and the Capulets are engaged in a blood feud.

In this death-filled setting, the movement from love at first sight to the lovers’ final union in death. Juliet gives glimpses of her determination, strength, and sober-mindedness, in her earliest scenes, and offers a preview of the woman she will become during the four-day span of Romeo and Juliet.

While Lady Capulet proves unable to quiet the Nurse, Juliet succeeds with one word (also in Act 1, scene 3).Introduction Paragraph Romeo and Juliet is a tragic love story between two young people. The two family 's, Montague and Capulets are sworn enemies/rivals.

The the young Romeo and Juliet fall in love, at first they have no idea of who they truly are. When they find out their whole world is flipped upside down.In Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare creates a violent world, in which two young people fall in is not simply that their families disapprove; the Montagues and the Capulets are engaged in a blood feud.

In this death-filled setting, the movement from love at first sight to the lovers' final union in death seems almost inevitable/5(80).