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life of Shakespeare.

F. E. Halliday

life of Shakespeare.

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Published by G. Duckworth .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Stratford-upon-Avon (England)
    • Subjects:
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Biography.,
    • Dramatists, English -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Biography.,
    • Stratford-upon-Avon (England) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR2894 .H257 1961a
      The Physical Object
      Pagination248 p.
      Number of Pages248
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5847632M
      LC Control Number62006879
      OCLC/WorldCa353820


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We get a better understanding of how his style changed as he matured; we see how he abandons traditional Elizabethan theatre which relied strongly on the clown (or what we think of as comedian), who often improvised and even joked with the audience at the end of by: Early life in Stratford.

The parish register of Holy Trinity Church in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, shows that he was baptized there on Ap ; his birthday is traditionally celebrated on April His father, John Shakespeare, was a burgess of the borough, who in was chosen an alderman and in bailiff (the position corresponding to mayor, before the.

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Very little is known for certain about William Shakespeare. What we do know about his life comes from registrar records, court records, wills, marriage certificates and his tombstone in Holy Trinity Church, Stratford-upon-Avon.

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Though born to parents of good social standing, Shakespeare entered the. William Shakespeare’s Life & Times In his 52 years of life William Shakespeare transformed himself from the son of a small-town glovemaker to a favorite playwright of Queen Elizabeth and King James.

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His works are loved throughout the world, but Shakespeare's personal life is shrouded. Early life. William Shakespeare was the son of John Shakespeare, an alderman and a successful glover (glove-maker) originally from Snitterfield, and Mary Arden, the daughter of an affluent landowning farmer.

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His extant works, including. The Paperback of the A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare: by James Shapiro at Barnes & Noble.

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Written by an eminent Shakespearean scholar and experienced. The book provides a look into the daily life of the playwright during a time of personal upheaval and prodigious creativity.

During this period, Shakespeare produced Henry V, Julius Caesar, As You. The Life and Death of King Richard III (play) pages: Romeo and Juliet (play) 95 pages: The Comedy of Errors (play) 59 pages: A Midsummer Night's Dream (play) 58 pages: The Tragedy of King Richard the Second (play) 77 pages: King Henry IV Part I (play) 88 pages: The Merchant of Venice (play) 78 pages.

William Shakespeare was born in Stratford-upon-Avon some time in April,the son of John Shakespeare and Mary Arden (Hanna - Life). Although there is no record of the exact date of his birth, there is a baptismal record at the church, so most scholars put his birthday as the 23rd of April, (Hanna - Life).

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His mother, Mary Arden, was the daughter of a wealthy landowner from a neighboring village. His father, John, was a maker of gloves and a trader in farm produce. John also held a number of responsible positions in Stratford's government and served as.

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