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Romeo and Juliet
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Published:
New York : Barnes & Noble, c2007.
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Book
Physical Desc:
370 pages ; 21 cm.
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 450L
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East Lyme Public Adult Non-Fiction
822.33 Shakespeare
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781411400368 (alk. paper), 1411400364 (alk. paper)
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 3.2, 1 Points
Lexile code:
HL: High-Low
Lexile measure:
450

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Shakespeare, W. (2007). Romeo and Juliet. New York: Barnes & Noble.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. 2007. Romeo and Juliet. New York: Barnes & Noble.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Romeo and Juliet. New York: Barnes & Noble, 2007.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Shakespeare, William. Romeo and Juliet. New York: Barnes & Noble, 2007. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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