The quintessential tale of young love, William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet uses exquisite language and intricate storylines to create a drama that has become a influential classic in the world of literature. Performed in countless theaters, filmed and televised in various interpretations, and read in classrooms across the country, Romeo and Juliet is an essential literary text. This popular edition of the definitive work includes edited text based on the very first printed versions, scene-by-scene plot summaries, and revised explanatory notes.
Before Romeo and Juliet even meet or begin to fall in love, there is an intense, complex and historied feud between their families, the Montagues and the Capulets. While the play begins with Romeo heartbroken over lost affection from Rosaline, and Juliet is discussing with her family a potential suitor, that all soon falls to the wayside when they exchange a kiss. From there, everything moves very quickly. The two intend to marry despite knowing their families feud. But their love affair is short, as a series of deaths, misfortunes and tragedies compile and surmount. It’s the intricacies and the intertwining of each characters story that makes Romeo and Juliet both a tragic and classic work of literature.
With it’s complex language and dark themes, Romeo and Juliet is recommended for ages fourteen to seventeen, or for those with a ninth grade or higher reading level. Purchase this title as a class reading set from BookPal, the leading bulk bookseller, to receive wholesale pricing. Educators and administrators can also purchase other bulk books online by browsing our extensive catalog of education titles and bargain books.
Author: William Shakespeare
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