This lively and engaging book tells the story of how in 1937 NBC and CBS competed to gain network prestige by performing Shakespeare for an American radio audience, resulting in some of the more remarkable recreations of Shakespeare of ...
Author: Michael P. Jensen
Publisher: ARC - Recreational Shakespeare
Difficult as it is to imagine today, in 1937 America's two leading media companies fought over the right to perform Shakespeare for an American radio audience in an attempt to bring prestige to their networks. The resulting fourteen broadcasts are among the more remarkable recreations of Shakespeare of their time. This lively and engaging book shows the cultural dominance of radio in the 1930s, and tells the story of why the networks each wanted to lord Shakespeare's prestige over the other, how they put their series together, the critical reception, and the cultural impact and legacies of the broadcasts.
Oh, and his sidekick and only friend is a cube of sentient goo. In this race-to-the-finish final volume, Rickety faces all manner of new creatures on his ultimate quest to uncover the secret of Epoli and learn his true origins.
Author: James Parks
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
Nimona meets Adventure Time in the third installment of this full-color graphic novel about a singing skeleton who finally finds his origins alongside his gelatin monster sidekick! Rickety Stitch is a walking, talking, singing skeleton, the only animated skeleton in the dungeon who seems to have retained his soul. He has no idea who he used to be when he was covered in a living, breathing sack of meat and skin. His only clue to his former identity is a song he hears snippets of in his dreams, an epic bard's tale that could also explain the old fog covering the comical fantasy land of Eem... Oh, and his sidekick and only friend is a cube of sentient goo. In this race-to-the-finish final volume, Rickety faces all manner of new creatures on his ultimate quest to uncover the secret of Epoli and learn his true origins.
[21a] The battle of Llwyvein was fought by Urien Reged and his son Owain,
against Ida king of the Northumbrians. It is celebrated by Taliesin in a poem,
entitled Gwaith Argoed Llwyvein, i.e. the battle of Argoed Llwyvein. [21b] Eurgain,
Author: Evan Evans
Publisher: Good Press
"Some Specimens of the Poetry of the Ancient Welsh Bards" by Evan Evans. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.