William Shakespeare by A. L. Rowse
A Biography

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William Shakespeare: A Biography
 

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Published January 1, 1995 by Barnes & Noble Books. 484 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs. Non-fiction

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It was inevitable that A.L. Rowse, one of England's most gifted literary ghts should have focused finally on Shakespeare after viewing the Elizabethan scene through other facets in The England of Elizabeth ('51), The Elizabethans and America ('59), and Sir Walter Ralegh ('62).

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This can almost be viewed as a literary detective story in which all the ues to Shakespeare's character and the facts of his life are found in the lines of the plays, sonnets and verse dramas.

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Report repeated from p. 763 when scheduled for earlier publication, as follows: ""It was inevitable that A.L. Rowse, one of England's most gifted literary lights, should have focussed finally on Shakespeare after viewing the Elizabethan scene through other facets in The England of Elizabeth ('51)...

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