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Sonnets of Shakespeare’s Ghost

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The Spirit of William Shakespeare, sore vexed of them who say that in his Sonnets he writ not from the truth of his heart but from the toyings of his brain, and that he devised but a feigned object to fit a feigned affection, herein maketh answer, renewing as best a shadow may that rhyme wherein he was more excellent in the living body.
Kindle Edition, 11 pages
Published July 29th 2009 by Library of Alexandria
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Jul 04, 2015 Ben rated it really liked it
Great sonnets that do answer all the main criticism that is addressed towards the bard's actual work. I felt that, at times, the sonnets were all too autobiographical of Shakespeare, and took away from the themes that Shakespeare is most fond of such as Greek myths, love, death and time.

I felt more could have been explored with these sonnets. Firstly, writing as Shakespeare's ghost could have led to some literary criticism of the times, but Thornton was too focused on addressing criticism and de
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