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Author Rowse, A. L. (Alfred Leslie), 1903-1997.

Title Discovering Shakespeare : a chapter in literary history / A.L. Rowse
Published London : Weidenfeld and Nicolson, [1989]
©1989

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Description xiii, 177 pages ; 25 cm
Contents The historian's approach -- Shakespeare's autobiography -- The discovery of the dark lady -- New light on the early plays -- The history plays and contemporary life -- Light on the later plays -- The contemporary Shakespeare -- Criticism -- 'Experts' and media-men
Summary A. L. Rowse, an extremely eminent student of Elizabethan history and of Shakespeare, a gentleman and a scholar, has devoted this book to a truly exciting thesis: he claims that he figured out all the "mysteries" of Shakespeare's sonnets, published the results to the world, and was rewarded with horrified silence from the "Shakespeare Establishment."
Analysis Drama in English Shakespeare, William 1564-1616
Drama in English Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
Drama in English. Shakespeare, William,. 1564-1616
Notes LC copy has dust jacket. DLC
Source: Purchase, Nov. 1, 1989 (DLC #95125). DLC
Bibliography Includes index
Subject Rowse, A. L. (Alfred Leslie), 1903-1997.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Biography.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography.
Historians -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Autobiographies.
LC no. 90110591
ISBN 029779633X
Other Titles Discovering Shakespeare