Shakespeare Handbook, 2008 R. W. Maslen and Mickael Schmidt
The Shakespeare Handbook The Bard in Brief, 2008 was written by R. W. Maslen and Mickael Schmidt to be the "essential bluffer's guide to the complete works of Shakespeare."
With plots, characters and theme analysis of Shakespeare's 37 plays and full page photographs plus commentary on 51 scenes from these plays, the authors claim to illuminate and explain the Bard's greatest dialogues.
This is not your ordinary printed book. With the Contents on the reverse of the title page and the publishing information on the final page, all on slick, heavy paper, this London publication by Quercus Publication is distinctive.
This copy is in near mint condition--no marks, no tears, near perfect dust jacket, It measures 7 1/2 inches by 10 1/2 inches by 3/4 inch and has 208 pages.