William Shakespeare's Star Wars

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William Shakespeare's Star Wars

Verily, a New Hope

By Ian Doescher

Quirk Books, Hardcover, 9781594746376, 174pp.

Publication Date: July 2, 2013

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. 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 valor and villainy of Shakespeare's greatest plays. Tis a tale told by fretful droids, full of faithful Wookiees and fearstome Stormtroopers, signifying...pretty much everything.
Reimagined in glorious iambic pentameter and complete with twenty gorgeous Elizabethan illustrations--"William Shakespeare's Star Wars"will astound and edify Rebels and Imperials alike. Zounds This"is"the book you re looking for.

About the Author
Ian Doescheris the"New York Times"best-selling author of"William Shakespeare sStar Wars(r): Verily, A New Hope."He lives in Portland, Oregon, with his family. Visit him at IanDoescher.com."