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"SHAKESPEARE" BY ANOTHER NAME: The Life of Edward de Vere, Earl of Oxford, the Man Who Was Shakespeare

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

In which Shakespeare turns out to be Shake-speare, not Shakspere.Young journalist Anderson revives a very old argument, most of it from silence, that the presumably illiterate William Shakspere (the actor) of Stratford couldn't possibly have written the learned and wise work attributed to him as Shakespeare (the author). Article 1: There's no record of Shakspere's having signed up for school ... Read full review

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Review: Shakespeare by Another Name: The Life of Edward de Vere, Earl of Oxford, the Man Who Was Shakespeare

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I believe it. There can be no way a glover's son would have the exposure and knowledge to create those works. Always been an Oxfordian and liked this book. Read full review

Review: Shakespeare by Another Name: The Life of Edward de Vere, Earl of Oxford, the Man Who Was Shakespeare

User Review  - Rebecca - Goodreads

I believe it. There can be no way a glover's son would have the exposure and knowledge to create those works. Always been an Oxfordian and liked this book. Read full review

Review: Shakespeare by Another Name: The Life of Edward de Vere, Earl of Oxford, the Man Who Was Shakespeare

User Review  - Elliott - Goodreads

[I am editing my review to the review that I posted on Amazon.com of this book, where I have noted a textual problem with Mark Anderson's book. Mark Anderson refused to answer the discrepancy, and so ... Read full review

Review: Shakespeare by Another Name: The Life of Edward de Vere, Earl of Oxford, the Man Who Was Shakespeare

User Review  - Goodreads

Provocative, fascinating and intriguing... If you want to know everything there is to know about Elizabethan England, it's politics, customs, scandals, and of course Shakespeare there isn't a better narrative available. Read full review

Review: Shakespeare by Another Name: The Life of Edward de Vere, Earl of Oxford, the Man Who Was Shakespeare

User Review  - Vicki - Goodreads

Provocative, fascinating and intriguing... If you want to know everything there is to know about Elizabethan England, it's politics, customs, scandals, and of course Shakespeare there isn't a better narrative available. Read full review

Review: Shakespeare by Another Name: The Life of Edward de Vere, Earl of Oxford, the Man Who Was Shakespeare

User Review  - Melanie Blanchard - Goodreads

So far this book very much feels like someone's thesis paper. A little dry but very information heavy Read full review

Review: Shakespeare by Another Name: The Life of Edward de Vere, Earl of Oxford, the Man Who Was Shakespeare

User Review  - LS King - Goodreads

Fantastic book! Whether you agree or not, the history brought alive is well worth the read. (As for me, I doubt anything can change my mind: Oxfordian all the way!) Read full review

Review: Shakespeare by Another Name: The Life of Edward de Vere, Earl of Oxford, the Man Who Was Shakespeare

User Review  - Goodreads

Conspiracy theory rubbish, built on the thinnest arguments and non-existant evidence, Anyone interested in the authorship "question" would be much better served by reading James Shapiro's CONTESTED WILL. Read full review

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