Love Poems & Sonnets of William Shakespeare

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, Feb 20, 2013 - Poetry - 160 pages
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The greatest sonnets ever written, by the greatest poet and playwright in the English language--now in a handsome edition featuring exquisite color illustrations.

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Summary: William Shakespeare wrote plays with such poetic language. The poems in this book are mainly from his most popular plays and relate to the theme of love. Even if the play, “Hamlet”, the poems ... Read full review

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William Shakespeare (1564–1616) was a poet, playwright, and actor who is widely regarded as one of the most influential writers in the history of the English language. Often referred to as the Bard of Avon, Shakespeare's vast body of work includes comedic, tragic, and historical plays; poems; and 154 sonnets. His dramatic works have been translated into every major language and are performed more often than those of any other playwright.

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