The life and works of shakespeare

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William Shakespeare: The Complete Works by William Shakespeare

This collection gathers together the works by William Shakespeare in a single, convenient, high quality, and extremely low priced Kindle volume! It comes with 150 original illustrations which are the engravings John Boydell commissioned for his Boydell Shakespeare Gallery
This book contains now several HTML tables of contents that will make reading a real pleasure!

The Comedies of William Shakespeare

A Midsummer Nights Dream
Alls Well That Ends Well
As You Like It
Loves Labour s Lost
Measure for Measure
Much Ado About Nothing
The Comedy of Errors
The Merchant of Venice
The Merry Wives of Windsor
The Taming of the Shrew
The Two Gentlemen of Verona
Twelfth Night; or, What you will

The Romances of William Shakespeare

Cymbeline
Pericles, Prince of Tyre
The Tempest
The Winters Tale

The Tragedies of William Shakespeare

King Lear
Romeo and Juliet
The History of Troilus and Cressida
The Life and Death of Julius Caesar
The Life of Timon of Athens
The Tragedy of Antony and Cleopatra
The Tragedy of Coriolanus
The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
The Tragedy of Macbeth
The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice
Titus Andronicus

The Histories of William Shakespeare

The Life and Death of King John
The Life and Death of King Richard the Second
The Tragedy of King Richard the Third
The first part of King Henry the Fourth
The second part of King Henry the Fourth
The Life of King Henry V
The first part of King Henry the Sixth
The second part of King Henry the Sixth
The third part of King Henry the Sixth
The Life of King Henry the Eighth

The Poetical Works of William Shakespeare

The Sonnets
Sonnets to Sundry Notes of Music
A Lovers Complaint
The Rape of Lucrece
Venus and Adonis
The Phoenix and the Turtle
The Passionate Pilgrim
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William Shakespeare: The Life and Times Of (FULL DOCUMENTARY)

Shakespeare's Life

William Shakespeare bapt. His plays have been translated into every major living language and are performed more often than those of any other playwright. Shakespeare was born and raised in Stratford-upon-Avon , Warwickshire. At the age of 18, he married Anne Hathaway , with whom he had three children: Susanna and twins Hamnet and Judith. Sometime between and , he began a successful career in London as an actor, writer, and part-owner of a playing company called the Lord Chamberlain's Men , later known as the King's Men. At age 49 around , he appears to have retired to Stratford, where he died three years later. Few records of Shakespeare's private life survive; this has stimulated considerable speculation about such matters as his physical appearance , his sexuality , his religious beliefs , and whether the works attributed to him were written by others.

Quick Facts

Since William Shakespeare lived more than years ago, and many records from that time are lost or never existed in the first place, we don't know everything about his life. For example, we know that he was baptized in Stratford-upon-Avon, miles northwest of London, on April 26,

He helped shape the English we use today, introducing up to words and dozens of well-known phrases. His plays are known around the world for their universal themes and insight into the human condition. Yet much about the playwright is a mystery. Shakespeare is believed to have been born in this house on Henley Street, Stratford. It was usual for christenings to take place on the third day after birth. He was born during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I, who had recently converted England to Protestantism. William was the third of eight children, though his two elder siblings did not survive childhood.

William Shakespeare was a renowned English poet, playwright, and actor born in in Stratford-upon-Avon. Shakespeare was a prolific writer during the Elizabethan and Jacobean ages of British theatre sometimes called the English Renaissance or the Early Modern Period. Shakespeare's works include 38 plays, 2 narrative poems, sonnets, and a variety of other poems. No original manuscripts of Shakespeare's plays are known to exist today. It is actually thanks to a group of actors from Shakespeare's company that we have about half of the plays at all.

William Shakespeare , Shakespeare also spelled Shakspere , byname Bard of Avon or Swan of Avon , baptized April 26, , Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England—died April 23, , Stratford-upon-Avon , English poet , dramatist , and actor often called the English national poet and considered by many to be the greatest dramatist of all time. Shakespeare married Anne Hathaway , eight years his senior, when he was They had three children: Susanna and twins Judith and Hamnet. Hamnet died at the age of Shakespeare wrote sonnets.

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