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The life and times of William Shakespeare

Author: Peter Levi
Publisher: New York : H. Holt, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Discusses Shakespeare's life and times, his works, and the connections between them. Also includes new work and discoveries by scholars over the last fifty years and reexamines the famous legends about the playwright.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Levi
ISBN: 0805011994 9780805011999
OCLC Number: 19849244
Notes: Maps on lining paper.
Description: xxiii, 392 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The background --
Shakespeare's youth --
Early Shkespeare --
Comedy and poetry --
Fame --
Troubled years --
Greatness --
Transition --
Tragedy --
Resurrection and restoration --
The end of a life.
Responsibility: Peter Levi.

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Discusses Shakespeare's life and times, his works, and the connections between them. Also includes new work and discoveries by scholars over the last fifty years and reexamines the famous legends about the playwright.

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