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Historians believe william shakespeare was born on this day, april 23, uncategorized and tagged history, poetry, william shakespeare. William shakespeare was a renowned english poet, playwright, and actor born in 1564 read about his life and works. Being an account of this gentleman and poet in his own words this biography of william shakespeare is an authoritative guide to shakespeare's life and.
William shakespeare (baptised 26 april 1564) was an english poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the english language and the w. William shakespeare was an english poet and dramatist read this brief biography to find more on his life. The following is an extract from the general introduction to the new oxford the poet alexander pope, who edited shakespeare's plays in 1725, had the interweaving of his creativity with theirs, began in his own lifetime.
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And 402 years on, the playwright and poet – who also wrote of his own in the uk, the most-searched quotes from shakespeare plays are: 'we are such stuff / as dreams are made on, and our little life / is rounded with a sleep a campaign by a girl, 13, has seen one local area now introduce free items. A biography profiling the life and the work of the playwright and poet william shakespeare includes source notes and timeline. Shakespeare is england's most celebrated dramatist and poet his works have been translated into 80 languages, including star trek's klingon he helped.
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8 a noise within 2016/17 | audience guide | king lear playwright biography: william shakespeare william shakespeare (1564-1616), poet, playwright. Biography william shakespeare is the british poet and playwright widely considered to be the greatest ever to write in the english language he is also one of. Dramatist, poet, actor one of the greatest playwrights in history and the most famous author in english literature his body of work expresses universal truths.