From the repertoire of William Shakespeare�s most remarkable romantic comedies and classical tragedies, Tales from Shakespeare by Charles and Mary Lamb is a keepsake collection for all lovers of literature. From Portia�s spontaneous wit to Desdemona�s untainted innocence, Cordelia�s candour to Romeo and Juliet�s tragic tale of passionate love, Tales from Shakespeare explores all facets of human personality with utmost sensitivity and great finesse. Charles and Mary Lamb promise their young readers a unique rediscovery of the Bard�s 20 phenomenal plays, bringing them closer to the relevance of the revered author�s prose and verse in the 21st century. The language is simple, the literary flavour is intact and the reading experience is exceptionally soul-satisfying. This collection is a perfect companion for all seasons.