By Ian Doescher
Go back once again to a galaxy a long way, distant with this chic retelling of George Lucas’s epic big name Wars within the type of the immortal Bard of Avon. The saga of a smart (Jedi) knight and an evil (Sith) lord, of a pretty princess held captive and a tender hero coming of age, superstar Wars abounds with all of the valor and villainy of Shakespeare’s maximum performs. ’Tis a story informed through fretful droids, filled with trustworthy Wookiees and fearstome Stormtroopers, signifying...pretty a lot everything.
Reimagined in wonderful iambic pentameter—and entire with twenty beautiful Elizabethan illustrations--William Shakespeare’s megastar Wars will astound and edify Rebels and Imperials alike. Zounds! This is the publication you’re taking a look for.
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