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Shakespeare"s almanac

A midsummer night"s dream, marriage, and the Elizabethan calendar

by David Wiles

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Published by D.S. Brewer in Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK, Rochester, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • England,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.,
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Relations with literary patrons.,
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Knowledge -- Occultism.,
    • Hunsdon, Henry Carey, Baron, 1526-1596 -- Family.,
    • Marriages of royalty and nobility -- Great Britain -- History -- 16th century.,
    • Authors and patrons -- England -- History -- 16th century.,
    • Calendar -- England -- History -- 16th century.,
    • Literary patrons -- Great Britain.,
    • Astrology in literature.,
    • Weddings in literature.,
    • Calendar in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-192) and index.

      StatementDavid Wiles.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR2827 .W5 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 199 p. :
      Number of Pages199
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1420023M
      ISBN 100859913988
      LC Control Number93030088

      The Shakespeare Almanac Gegory Doran (Author) The book has been lovingly compiled by Gregory Doran, Artistic Director of the Royal Shakespeare Company, described by the Sunday Times as 'one of the great Shakespearians of his generation'. The Shakespeare Almanac is a day by day calendar of Shakespeare's year. It follows.   Book Note: The Shakespeare Almanac / Shakespeare's Sonnets Registered on this Date in Doran, Gregory. The Shakespeare Almanac. London: Hutchinson, Shakespeare Geek asked me if I'd ever seen this volume. I hadn't, but I tracked down a copy through Inter-Library Loan. And then I bought myself a copy.

      Download The Shakespeare Stealer ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format. Part fun- and information-filled almanac, part good book guide, the Children's Book-a-Day Almanac is a new way to discover a great children's book--every day of the year! This fresh, inventive reference book is a dynamic way to showcase the gems.   Almanac: Shakespeare's birth and death And now a page from our “Sunday Morning” Almanac: April 23rd, , years ago today the day traditionally given for .

      William Shakespeare (Ap (baptism)–d. Ap ) was an English poet and playwright and is considered a key member of the English literature canon. Shakespeare's work includes sonnets and 38 plays; while his earlier plays were comedies and histories, his later work focused on tragedy (e.g. "Macbeth"). The absence of a book jacket that never existed does not affect the value of the book, so for books printed before book jackets were invented this is a question that cannot be answered briefly. The Hugo set likely has a value of less than $ and is not something we would handle at auction.


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