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Richard II by William Shakespeare
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Sep 25, 2010

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bookshelves: plays-short-stories-poetry-comic
Read from September 14 to 24, 2010

I adore Richard's soliloquies; they may be my favorite. That being said, I've always had a problem with the history plays. They get rather dry, you know? Shakespeare is stunted by historical facts and the political feelings of his time and it shows.

Also: the plant imagery. Fucking awesome.

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