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Romeo and Juliet: Language and Writing | Catherine Belsey | Bloomsbury
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Subject: Literature
Curriculum: National UK
Language: English
Classoos code: 13155
Digitization: Live text
Published: 13/02/2014
ISBN: 9781472539441
Hardcopy ISBN: 9781408171752

Romeo and Juliet: Language and Writing

Arden Student Skills: Language and Writing Series

Catherine Belsey

£ 4.83 You save : £ 13.81 Hardcopy price :
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Summary

Everyone knows the story of the star-crossed lovers but close attention to the language of the play can deepen and darken the legend. As icons of passion, Romeo and Juliet reveal the recklessness, as well as the idealism, of desire in a violent world. Catherine Belsey shows how you can tease out the play's subtle meanings and goes on to discuss key adaptations, including the classic Baz Lurhmann film.