This collection of Disney Literature Classics will be enjoyed by the whole family, young and old. The familiar irony, wit and magic of Disney are all present in these comic strip tales that take familiar stories one or two steps further. _x000D_
_x000D_ These parodies will stimulate children's curiosity, and will encourage them to read the original classics.
_x000D_ _x000D_ In this parody of Romeo and Juliet, the Montagues and the Capulets are headed by Uncle Scrooge and Rockerduck. Romeo and Juliet are played by Donald Duck, as Donaldo Montague, and Daisy Duck, as Daisetta. Although the famous balcony scene is included, the duel is replaced by a confrontation between the Montague cat and the rather large Capulet dog.
_x000D_ _x000D_ In the parody of Antony and Cleopatra, Clarabelle Cow takes the role of Cleopatra with a fiery, domineering character that can become mild and charming when she chooses. The plot here involves Peg-Leg Pete as Petrus plotting to overthrow Cleopatra. Mickey and Goofy have to work hard to save the Egyptian Queen from the fate planned for her.