|aShakespeare's Romeo & Juliet /|cby Adam Sexton, Yali Lin.
|aShakespeare's Romeo and Juliet
|aThe manga ed.
|aHoboken, N.J. :|bWiley,|cc2008.
|a184 p. :|bill. ;|c20 cm.
|aSuiting the Action to the Word: Shakespeare and Manga -- Act I -- Act II -- Act III -- Act IV -- Act V.
|aFeuding families - the Montagues and Capulets. Star-crossed lovers - Romeo and Juliet. A street brawl and a masquerade ball. Comedy and tragedy. Murder and revenge. True romance. A secret marriage. A double suicide. This manga edition features a four-page introduction that sets the stage and a text that's abridged, but retains Shakespeare's original language, setting, and time. Packed with action and emotion, it is the ideal way to explore Shakespeare's timeless themes and appreciate his immortal love scenes.
|aShakespeare, William,|d1564-1616.|tRomeo and Juliet.
A new approach to the love story that never grows old! The "star-crossed" lovers have moved readers and movie-goers in a variety of forms through the years. More than 55,000 copies of various print editions of the play are sold annually. The manga version of Romeo and Juliet infuses new energy into the trials and tribulations of history's most passionate and celebrated young lovers.