The mysterious William Shakespeare: the myth and the reality

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Dodd, Mead, 1984 - Biography & Autobiography - 892 pages
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Review: The Mysterious William Shakespeare: The Myth and the Reality

User Review  - Will Proctor - Goodreads

I am not going to get into who really wrote Shakespeare, but as an actor the Oxfordian theory provides rich backstory and subtext. And a good conspiracy theory is always a fun read, especially when well articulated and researched. Read full review

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User Review  - Esdaile - Goodreads

A little personal background first. I studied Shakespeare at school and was struck at the time I did so by the fact that in class virtually no biography of the man was offered at all, in contrast to ... Read full review

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Cry Out Thus upon No Trail
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Such a Deadly Life
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Charlton Ogburn, Jr., (1911-1998) After graduating from Harvard, Ogburn worked as a writer and book-reviewer, then joined the army in 1941. He was a member of Merrill's Marauders and rose to the rank of captain before his discharge. He later served with the State Department. He is the author of three other books.

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