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Shakespeare : the world as a stage.

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: London : Atlas Books/HarperPress, 2007.
Series: Eminent lives
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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William Shakespeare, the most celebrated poet in the English language, left behind nearly a million words of text, but his biography has long been a thicket of wild supposition arranged around scant facts. With a steady hand and his trademark wit, Bill Bryson sorts through this colorful muddle to reveal the man himself.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Bryson
ISBN: 0061673692 9780061673696
OCLC Number: 957027150
Description: 200 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Eminent lives

Abstract:

William Shakespeare, the most celebrated poet in the English language, left behind nearly a million words of text, but his biography has long been a thicket of wild supposition arranged around scant facts. With a steady hand and his trademark wit, Bill Bryson sorts through this colorful muddle to reveal the man himself.

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