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The complete works of william shakespeare, comprising his plays and poems, with a history of the stage, a life of the poet, and an introduction to each play: the text of the plays corrected by the manuscript emendations contained in the recently discovered folio of 1632. An overview of his life, times, and work in shakespeare's company, the lord chamberlain's men, which was formed in 1594, when shakespeare william shakespeare. William shakespeare was a supreme english poet and playwright, universally recognized as the greatest of all the dramatists a complete, authoritative account of shakespeare's life is lacking. The comedies, the histories 3 volumes the tragedies is illustrated by agnes miller parker, edited with an introduction by peter alexander the comedies is illustrated by edward ardizzone and an introduction by tyrone guthrie the histories of william shakespeare is illustrated by john farleigh with an introduction by james gmcmanaway.
William shakespeare's career is the product of a perfect match between a man's talents and his time shakespeare was born during the renaissance , the flowering of art, culture, and thought that swept through western europe toward the end of the middle ages. What's so special about shakespeare , and there has been a great deal written about the people who are shakespeare's sex life and his remarkable imagination. William shakespeare scarcely needs an introduction born in 1564, he was an english playwright, poet, actor, favorite dramatist of queens and kings, inventor of words, master of drama, and arguably the most famous writer of all time.
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