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The quest for Shakespeare

Author: Joseph Pearce
Publisher: San Francisco : Ignatius Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the life and beliefs of William Shakespeare, presenting evidence to support the author's argument that the playwright was a member of the Catholic faith, and looking at how the religion informed his writing.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Pearce
ISBN: 9781586172244 1586172247
OCLC Number: 227335848
Description: 216 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Will the real Shakespeare please stand up? --
His father's will --
The faith of his fathers --
Living with outlaws --
A rose by any other name --
Love's labors --
Lost years --
Murdered spy --
Martyred priest --
Playing safe with the queen --
Red herrings and codpieces --
Friends and family --
The king's good servant --
Last years --
"He died a papist."
Responsibility: Joseph Pearce.

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Examines the life and beliefs of William Shakespeare, presenting evidence to support the author's argument that the playwright was a member of the Catholic faith, and looking at how the religion informed his writing.

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