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Shakespeare: The Bard's Guide to Abuses and Affronts

Shakespeare: The Bard's Guide to Abuses and Affronts

Presenting a most civilized way to silence boors, deflect rudeness, and chide churlish lovers: Our mini book of insults culled from the dramatic works of English literature’s most gifted wordsmith. Shakespeare’s enduring putdowns include “Thou art a very ragged Wart” (Henry IV), “Thy kiss is as comfortless as frozen water to a starved snake” (Troilus and Cressida), and “In civility thou seem’st so empty” (As You Like It). Why resort to vulgarity when a high-brow literary epithet does the job so well?

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Genre: Fiction / Literary Collections

On Sale: February 25th 2014

Price: $3.99 / $4.99 (CAD)

Page Count: 208

ISBN-13: 9780762453894

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