William Shakespeares Star Wars

£11.99

Return once more to a galaxy far, far away with this sublime retelling of George Lucas's epic Star Wars in the style of the immortal Bard of Avon.

Product details

The saga of a wise (Jedi) knight and an evil (Sith) lord, of a beautiful princess held captive and a young hero coming of age, Star Wars abounds with all the valour and villainy of Shakespeares greatest plays. Tis a tale told by fretful droids, full of faithful Wookiees and fearsome stormtroopers, signifying...pretty much everything.

Reimagined in glorious iambic pentameterand complete with twenty gorgeous Elizabethan illustrations--William Shakespeares Star Wars will astound and edify Rebels and Imperials alike. Zounds! This is the book youre looking for.

About the author

Ian Doescher has loved Shakespeare since eighth grade and was born 45 days after Star Wars Episode IV was released. He has a B.A. in Music from Yale University, a Master of Divinity from Yale Divinity School, and a Ph.D. in Ethics from Union Theological Seminary. Ian lives in Portland, Oregon, with his wife and two sons. This is his first book.

Author(s)
Ian Doescher
Publisher
Quirk Books
Publication date
July 2013
Pages
176 pages
Dimensions
14 x 21cm
Binding
Hardback

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