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Who Wrote Shakespeare?

Mitchell, John

Verlag: Thames & Hudson, 1996
ISBN 10: 050001700X / ISBN 13: 9780500017005
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Titel: Who Wrote Shakespeare?

Verlag: Thames & Hudson

Erscheinungsdatum: 1996

Einband: Hardcover

Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Dust Jacket Included

Auflage: 1st edition..


Imitation cloth, dj, G/G. 272pp, 116 b/w illustrations, index, Ex College library with a trace to the title & base of the spine where stickers have been removed, ink stamp to the title, spine sunned dustjacket worn along the edges, text unmarked, a good reading copy. A comprehensive over view of the controversy surrounding the authorship of the plays usually attributed to William Shakespeare in which all of the usual suspects & theories are investigated. 725 grams. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 42035

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Inhaltsangabe: The riddle of Shakespeare's authorship remains one of the great mysteries of the modern world. Was the famous writer and poet a fraud and a plagarist? Was Shakespeare the "upstart crow" described by Greene as strutting in borrowed feathers, or Johnson's "Poet-Ape" who patched together plays from other's work? Was his name merely a pseudonym for a well known contemporary figure. The orthodox view is that the author of the works of Shakespeare was the actor and businessman of Stratford-upon-Avon. But the known facts about this man are suprisingly meagre and contrast puzzlingly with the learned courtly philosopher revealed in the Sonnets and plays. Scholars and eccentrics have devoted years to the search for evidence and many different theories have been put forward. Some believe that Francis Bacon may have used the name of an obscure actor to disseminate his philosophy; others thought that Hamlet mirrored the psyche of the Earl of Oxford; and yet others suggest that Marlowe was not killed, as thought, in a drunken brawl but lived on secretly to write as Shakespeare. This book investigates the many claims and counter-claims of Shakespeare's identity. It lays out the evidence and arguments for various candidates, not forgetting Shakespeare himself, and provides a dry commentary on the research.

Rezension: 'Fascinating and plain cheeky'
--The Week

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