(2013)

Skyhorse Publishing, 2013 Series
 
Price
19.95 USD
Pages
356
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Skyhorse Publishing
Brand
SP
ISBN
1-62873-733-6; 978-1-62873-733-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781628737332 51995
Editing
Kelsie Besaw; Monica Sweeney; Becky Thomas

Issue Notes

Brian Peterson, designer. Stories are told through photos of LEGO constructions. "LEGO is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize, or endorse this book." (front matter, back cover)
Keywords
LEGO

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Inks
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Colors
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Letters
?

Characters
Bottom; Titania; Trinculo; Caliban; Stephano; Beatrice; Benedick; Petruchio; Katharina
Keywords
LEGOs

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Brick Shakespeare

Indexer Notes

Half-title page

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Brick Shakespeare

Indexer Notes

Title page, front matter, dedication, introduction.

Contents (Table of Contents: 5)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Monica Sweeney; Becky Thomas
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Section divider, and introduction to the play.

Dramatis Personae (Table of Contents: 7)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Inks
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Colors
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Theseus; Egeus; Lysander; Demetrius; Bottom; Hermia; Helena; Oberon; Titania; Puck [Robin Goodfellow]
Keywords
LEGOs

A Midsummer Night's Dream (Table of Contents: 8)

photo story / 78 pages (report information)

Script
William Shakespeare (original script and story); Monica Sweeney (abridgement); Becky Thomas (abridgement)
Pencils
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Inks
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Colors
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Letters
Typeset

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; romance
Characters
Theseus; Egeus; Lysander; Demetrius; Bottom; Hermia; Helena; Oberon; Titania
Synopsis
Two pairs of mismatched lovers get lost in the woods, where the fairies mistakenly tangle them up even more seriously. The fairy king tangles his queen up with the bewitched Bottom, but in the end orders his servant to straighten all out accordingly. Everyone ends up happily, including a band of rude mechanicals who get to perform their ridiculous play before the duke.
Keywords
Athens; fairies; fairy; LEGOs; love potion; play; theater; theatre; transformation

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Monica Sweeney; Becky Thomas
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Tempest
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Divider page, and introduction to the play.

Dramatis Personae (Table of Contents: 10)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Inks
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Colors
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Prospero; Antonio; Alonso; Sebastian; Ferdinand; Gonzalo; Miranda; Caliban; Ariel
Keywords
LEGOs

The Tempest (Table of Contents: 11)

photo story / 87 pages (report information)

Script
William Shakespeare (original script and story); Monica Sweeney (abridgement); Becky Thomas (abridgement)
Pencils
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Inks
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Colors
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Letters
Typeset

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; romance
Characters
Prospero; Antonio; Alonso; Sebastian; Ferdinand; Gonzalo; Miranda; Caliban; Ariel
Synopsis
Using magic arts, Prospero draws a ship to wreck on his island. On board are his brother and the King of Naples, who long ago supplanted him from the Duchy of Milan. With the help of his fairy slave Ariel (and despite his monstrous slave Caliban), Prospero confronts and subdues his ancient enemies, accepting their repentance and fostering the love between his daughter and the son of the king.
Keywords
Desert island; fairy; LEGOs; magician; monster; play; shipwreck; slave; theater; theatre

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Monica Sweeney; Becky Thomas
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Much Ado About Nothing
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Section divider, and introduction to the play.

Dramatis Personae (Table of Contents: 13)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Inks
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Colors
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Beatrice; Benedick; Claudio; Hero; Don Pedro; Don John; Leonato; Dogberry
Keywords
LEGOs

Much Ado About Nothing (Table of Contents: 14)

photo story / 79 pages (report information)

Script
William Shakespeare (original script and story); Monica Sweeney (abridgement); Becky Thomas (abridgement)
Pencils
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Inks
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Colors
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Letters
Typeset

Genre
humor; romance
Characters
Beatrice; Benedick; Claudio; Hero; Don Pedro; Don John; Leonato; Dogberry
Synopsis
Since Beatrice and Benedick constantly bicker at each other, their friends successfully trick them into falling in love. But Don John, seeking to sow discord, convinces Claudio that his intended bride Hero is sexually profligate. Claudio and Don Pedro disgrace her at the wedding, for which Beatrice demands that Benedick kill Claudio. Before they can fight some clumsy constables uncover the plot. Claudio repents and is reconciled with Hero, Don John is punished, and a double wedding ensues.
Keywords
LEGOs; mistaken identity; play; theater; theatre; wedding

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Monica Sweeney; Becky Thomas
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Taming of the Shrew
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Section divider and introduction to the play.

Dramatis Personae (Table of Contents: 16)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Inks
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Colors
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Baptista; Vincentio; Lucentio; Petruchio; Gremio; Hortensio; Tranio; Grumio; Katharina; Bianca
Keywords
LEGOs

The Taming of the Shrew (Table of Contents: 17)

photo story / 78 pages (report information)

Script
William Shakespeare (original script and story); Monica Sweeney (abridgement); Becky Thomas (abridgement)
Pencils
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Inks
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Colors
John McCann (LEGO construction) (photography)
Letters
Typeset

Genre
humor; romance
Characters
Baptista; Vincentio; Lucentio; Petruchio; Gremio; Hortensio; Tranio; Grumio; Katharina; Bianca
Synopsis
Bianca has many suitors, but her father will not allow her marriage unless his shrewish elder daughter is married first. Petruchio pursues Katharina for her fortune, wins her father's consent, and finally tames her, and even wins her love, by out-beshrewing her. Bianca selects from among her suitors, and all ends happily.
Keywords
Honeymoon; Italy; LEGOs; marriage; theater; theatre; wedding

About the Authors (Table of Contents: 18)

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Letters
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Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

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promo (ad from the publisher) / 8 pages (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["Brick Shakespeare"]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. ["Brick Shakespeare"]
  6. 5. Contents
  7. 6. ["A Midsummer Night's Dream"]
  8. 7. Dramatis Personae
  9. 8. A Midsummer Night's Dream
  10. 9. ["The Tempest"]
  11. 10. Dramatis Personae
  12. 11. The Tempest
  13. 12. ["Much Ado About Nothing"]
  14. 13. Dramatis Personae
  15. 14. Much Ado About Nothing
  16. 15. ["The Taming of the Shrew"]
  17. 16. Dramatis Personae
  18. 17. The Taming of the Shrew
  19. 18. About the Authors
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
  21. 20. ["Also Available"]
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
  23. 22. ["Explore four of Shakespeare's comedies"]
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