Historical Tales from Shakespeare

by Arthur Quiller-Couch

Description:  Eleven of Shakespeare’s historical plays retold in narrative form, with emphasis on the characters, making them stories of men’s motives and feelings, as well as of the actual events they gave rise to or resulted from. These vivid historical pictures provide readers both the impetus to read the plays themselves and the background to understand them.

Additional information:

Ages:  13-18
Format:  Paperback, Ebook
Illustrations:  None
Year Published:  2019
ISBN:  978-1-59915-492-3
Genres:  British Literature

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Table of Contents

1. Coriolanus
2. Julius Caesar 
3. King John 
4. King Richard the Second 
5. King Henry the Fourth, Part I 
6. King Henry the Fourth, Part II 

7. King Henry the Fifth 
8. King Henry the Sixth, Part I 
9. King Henry the Sixth, Part II 
10. King Henry the Sixth, Part III 
11. King Richard the Third

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